The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
- 1 hr 54 min
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas stars Dolly Parton and Burt Reynolds. It is both a musical and a comedy. Ed is the sheriff of a small town in Texas. He has been allowing Miss Mona to run the Chicken Ranch brothel. Miss Mona is dating another member of law enforcement, Deputy Fred. Other than her business Miss Mona follows the law. Melvin Thrope who is a well known television personality comes to town and does a story on the whorehouse. This new negative publicity makes Miss Mona agree to shut the business down. Before closing she allows the college football teams to celebrate at the Chicken Ranch. The report broadcasts this as well as Ed telling him off. The governor does make a ruling to shut is down. Instead he lets the voters decide. They want it shut down. Miss Mona is not happy but she agrees to close down the Chicken Ranch.