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Rhythm on the Range (1936)

Approved | | Musical, Romance, Western | 1 July 1936 (USA)
Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner of the farm where he works. He tries to ... See full summary »

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Doris Halloway
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Buck Eaton
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Emma Mazda
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Robert Halloway
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Big Brain
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Penelope Ryland (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
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Shorty
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Wabash
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Constance Hyde
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Gila Bend
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Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner of the farm where he works. He tries to win her heart, but without success, until she is endangered by gangsters. Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

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A whirlwind round-up of romance, songs and gags, with Bing singin' and Bob Burns tootin' on the old Bazooka!


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1 July 1936 (USA)  »

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O Último Romântico  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Bob Burns (Buck) used an improvised musical instrument in his act which dubbed the "bazooka". The bazooka was the nickname of the WWII anti-tank rocket launcher used in WWII. See more »

Goofs

This film relies repeatedly on the myth that bulls react to red scarves. Truth of the matter is, the color red isn't what causes bulls to attack. In fact, bulls don't seem to have any color preference at all. They'll charge whichever object is moving the most, which means this old myth can get tossed right of the ring. See more »

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Soundtracks

Drink It Down
(uncredited)
Music by Ralph Rainger
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Sung by Leonid Kinskey and Bing Crosby, accompanied by the Sons of the Pioneers
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Hilarious Film Debut for Martha Raye
1 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pleasant musical with several great spots. Rhythm on the Range stars Bing Crosby as a rodeo star and Frances Farmer as a debutante. Yes, that's right. They share a box car heading to Arizona and fall in love. Along for the ride are Martha Raye and Bob Burns. Bizarro plot, but it all works. Crosby and Raye are just terrific. Crosby debuts "I'm an Old Cow Hand" with help from Raye, Burns, Louis Prima, Leonid Kinsky, and Roy Rogers! And Raye sings her signature tune, "Mr. Paganini"--the show stopper. Farmer is gorgeous, Crosby is smooth, and Raye is hilarious. You gotta see this film. Also in it are Martha Sleeper as the catty bride's maid, Lucille Gleason as Penny, Samuel S. Hinds, and a trio of hapless thugs: James Burke, Warren Hymer, and George E. Stone. Lots of fun. And Martha Raye should have been a much bigger movie star!


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