Most Popular "Dude Ranch" Titles
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2. Hey Dude (1989–1991)
TV-Y | 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
The antics of a colorful group working at the Bar None, a dude ranch. It is owned by Mr. Ernst, a sometimes-too-enthusiastic, but well meaning boss. The staff include sweet Melody, the ... See full summary »
4. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ... See full summary »
5. Desert Hearts (1985)
R | 96 min | Drama, Romance
It is 1950s Nevada, and Professor Vivian Bell arrives to get a divorce. She's unsatisfied with her marriage, and feels out of place at the ranch she stays on, she finds herself increasingly... See full summary »
6. Tickle Me (1965)
Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Elvis is a singing rodeo rider who drifts into an expensive dude ranch patronized by wealthy glamour girls. The owner, Vera Radford, hires Elvis as a stable man. Pretty physical fitness ... See full summary »
7. Never a Dull Moment (1950)
Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Romance
Kay Kingsley, a sophisticated and successful songwriter in New York City. falls in love with a widowed rancher, Chris Heyward, she meets at the Madison Square Garden Rodeo and they get ... See full summary »
8. Neon Rider (1989–1995)
60 min | Drama
Michael Terry is a best selling writer/therapist who is tired of his high profile life. He decides to take a couple of days off and go to his ranch. That is when he comes with the idea to ... See full summary »
9. Ride 'Em Cowboy (1942)
82 min | Comedy, Western, Musical
Two peanut vendors at a rodeo show get in trouble with their boss and hide out on a railroad train heading west. They get jobs as cowboys on a dude ranch, despite the fact that neither of ... See full summary »
10. Womanhandled (1925)
Passed | 70 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Bill Dana, a New York City playboy, can resist the flaming flapper and red-hot mamas along the Great White Way, so he decides to head out west to his uncle's ranch in Wind River, Texas. But the gold-diggers and their relatives follow him.
11. Red River Range (1938)
56 min | Western
Very organized cattle rustlers are operating with portable slaughterhouses and refrigerator vans. The governor asks the Three Mesquiteers to go undercover to investigate.
12. Dick Francis: Blood Sport (1989 TV Movie)
89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cleveland teams with an insurance investigator in the search for a stolen $6 million dollar horse in the Canadian Rockies.
13. Lightning Strikes Twice (1951)
91 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Sent to a dude ranch in the west to recover her health, a New York actress falls in love with a ranch owner recently acquitted of the murder of his wife.
14. Buck Benny Rides Again (1940)
Passed | 84 min | Comedy, Musical, Western
Jack Benny (as himself) tries to make good his fictitious boasts about roughing it in Nevada, in a spoof of Western cliches.
15. Girl Crazy (1932)
Passed | 74 min | Comedy, Musical
New York playboy Danny Churchill is sent to a small town in Arizona, where being sheriff is very dangerous, to keep away from girls, but he decides to open a dude ranch there. He asks his ... See full summary »
16. Don't Fence Me In (1945)
Approved | 71 min | Western
Wildcat Kelly has been dead and buried for years. Or has he? Dale is a reporter for an Eastern magazine who comes West to find out the true story of Kelly, of whom Gabby seems to have mysterious knowledge.
17. The Golden Eye (1948)
Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Chan discovers a conspiracy when a low paying gold mine seemingly starts to become profitable, and attempts are made on the owner's life.
18. Pals of the Saddle (1938)
Passed | 55 min | Western
Foreign agents are smuggling monium (a chemical used in producing poison gas) into Mexico. The three Mesquiteers get involved when they ride to save a girl (really a government agent) on a runaway horse.
19. Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949)
76 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
US Treasury agent George Morton persuades convicted criminal Johnny Evans to help him destroy a drug smuggling ring in exchange for early parole.
20. Song of Arizona (1946)
Passed | 68 min | Action, Music, Western
Gabby's ranch for wayward boys is in financial trouble. One of his boys, Chip is hiding stolen money sent by his father the outlaw leader King Blaine. After Blaine is killed, Chip decides ... See full summary »
22. Cowboy from Brooklyn (1938)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Musical, Sport
An actor can only get a radio job if he can prove that he's an authentic cowboy.
23. Cliff Edwards and His Buckaroos (1941)
10 min | Western, Short, Music
Cliff Edwards and his musical cowhands run a dude ranch that isn't doing too well. When they hear a few easterners are coming out, they spruce up everything to make a good impression. When ... See full summary »
24. Riding High (1943)
Passed | 88 min | Comedy, Music
In order to help her father get his silver mine running, a burlesque queen returns home to Arizona and gets a job as an enterainer at a dude ranch and runs into a romantic mining engineer and a counterfeiter.
25. The Cowboy Millionaire (1935)
Approved | 65 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Englishwoman falls for dude ranch cowboy but goes back to England when she thinks he's only pretending. But he follows her to England.
27. Sunset Trail (1939)
Passed | 69 min | Adventure, Western
Disguising himself as a milquetoast Easterner who writes Western novels, Hoppy enrolls in a dude ranch in order to unmask the murderer of the owner's husband.
28. Heart of the Rio Grande (1942)
Passed | 68 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Gene and Smiley help an all-too-proper girl Connie in her attempt to run a cattle ranch.
30. Chatterbox (1943)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance
While shooting a western on location, a Hollywood "cowboy" star--whose offscreen image is exactly the opposite of his onscreen one--is saved from disaster by a gregarious local girl. She ... See full summary »
31. Screen Snapshots 1860: Howdy, Podner (1949)
Approved | 10 min | Short, Sport
This entry of Screen Snapshots travels to Las Vegas, Nevada, and Ralph Staub visits and talks to many Hollywood notables as they arrive at the famed gambling city and vacation at a ... See full summary »
32. The Fighting Stallion (1950)
Approved | 63 min | Western
Released from a navy hospital following WW II, Lon Evans learns that he faces eventual blindness and returns to his Wyoming ranch. He sees a beautiful white stallion named Starlight and his... See full summary »
33. Dude Ranch (1931)
Passed | 71 min | Comedy, Western
Chester Carr, owner of a dude ranch in the Rockies, caters to guests seeking the thrill of the Wild West. Among his guests are the wealthy Spruce Meadows and his daughter Susan. But the ... See full summary »
34. Dude Duck (1951)
Approved | 8 min | Family, Comedy, Animation
Donald is vacationing at a dude ranch. After all the beautiful women pick the best horses, Donald ends up with the sad sack Rover Boy. But Rover Boy wants nothing to do with Donald.
35. Dude Cowboy (1941)
Approved | 59 min | Western
Federal agent Terry McVey, posing as a guest at the Silver Bar Dude Ranch, investigates the disappearance of noted engraver Frank Adams who is being forced to produce counterfeit bills by ... See full summary »
36. Dudes Are Pretty People (1942)
Approved | 43 min | Short, Comedy, Romance
In the first of the Roach Studio western "Streamliners" (followed by "Calaboose" and "Prairie Chickens') wandering cowboys Jimmy and Pidge are introduced as none-too-bright sons of the sage... See full summary »
37. Look-Out Sister (1947)
Approved | 63 min | Music, Western
A famous bandleader, suffering from overwork and exhaustion, goes to a sanitarium for a rest. While there he dreams of being out west at a dude ranch, where he finds himself involved in the... See full summary »
38. Western Jamboree (1938)
Passed | 56 min | Action, Adventure, Music
Knowing that is contains valuable helium gas, a gang of bad guys first tries to purchase the ranch which Gene straw-bosses. When that fails, they lay a hidden pipeline to snag the gas.
39. The Cow's Kimona (1926)
Passed | 19 min | Short, Comedy
A city couple, after two years of saving, can finally afford a vacation, and they head west to the wide-open spaces and peaceful tranquility. Their old flivver of an automobile barely gets ... See full summary »
40. The Lucky Horseshoe (1925)
Passed | Action, Comedy, Romance
A ranch foreman, rebuffed by his boss' daughter, turns the ranch into a tourist mecca. The girl leaves the ranch, but eventually she returns with her new fiancé, who she says is a rich ... See full summary »
41. Vacation in Reno (1946)
60 min | Comedy
A hapless husband searches for buried treasure at a dude ranch; meanwhile, his wife wants a divorce and bank robbers want him dead.
44. My Mother's Ghost (1996 TV Movie)
Ghostly apparitions threaten the stability of an already grieving family following their move to a haunted dude ranch.
47. Vacation Days (1947)
Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Miss Hinklefink (Belle Mitchell) inherits a western ranch and, in order to spend the summer with Professor Owen Townley (Milton Kibbee), she invites students Freddie Trimball (Freddie ... See full summary »
48. Blue Montana Skies (1939)
Passed | 56 min | Comedy, Music, Western
Autry follows a clue written on a rock by a dead man to get to a smuggling operation near the Canadian border.
50. Raiders of the West (1942)
Approved | 60 min | Action, Music, Western
Two entertainers hired by an outlaw gang leader are really range detectives. Before they can arrest the gang, they are found out and captured. Their partner must find a way to rescue them before they are murdered.