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Call of the Canyon

 

REPUBLIC PICTURES, INC

Production Dates: began August 5, 1942

Release Date: 1942 08 10 (Turner Classics says 1942 08 05)

Running time: 71 minutes (6,360 ft. or 7 reels)

Key book (production) number: 1202

Location: Iverson's Ranch / Bronson Canyon

 

• Credits
• Cast
• Songs
• Plot Summary
• Production and Publicity Stills
• Posters

• Press Kit

• Clippings

 

This movie is available on DVD.


Credits

 


Cast:

Gene Autry as himself

Smiley Burnette as Frog Millhouse

The Sons of the Pioneers

Ruth Terry as Katherine "Kit" Carson

Thurston Hall as Grantley B. Johnson

Joe Strauch Jr. as Tadpole Millhouse

Cliff Nazarro as Pete Murphy

Dorothea Kent as Jane Oakley

Edmund MacDonald as Thomas McCoy

Marc Lawrence as Horace Dunston

John Harmon as The Pigeon


Songs:

01 Somebody Else is Taking My Place (NAT KIPNER / CHERYL E ROTH)
02 Take Me Back to My Boots and Saddle (Walter G. Samuels / Leonard Whitcup / Teddy Powell)

03 When It’s Chilly Down in Chile (Sol Meyer / Jule Styne)

04 Montana Plains (Patsy Montana)

05 Call of the Canyon (Billy Hill)
06 Medley: Montana Plains / A Cowboy has to Sing / When it's Chilly Down in Chile / Call of the Canyon / Dance music / Call of the Canyon again.
 

'Neath the Blue Montana Sky (Marvin / Autry)

Missing: (according to Larry Hopper)
Coronation March (Giocomo Meyerbeer-m / Sol Meyer-w)

Plot:

 


Production and Publicity Stills

 

Courtesy of John Fullerton

 

Courtesy of John Fullerton

 

Courtesy of John Fullerton

 

Private Collection

 

Courtesy of John Fullerton

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

eBay image

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Ed Phillips

 

 

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Posters

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant

 

 

Press Kit

Courtesy of Les Adams

 

 

 

 

 

Clippings

Courtesy of Buddy Bryant