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Idaho (1943)

 -  Western  -  10 March 1943 (USA)
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A deputy sets out to prove that a respected judge, who had once been a criminal, is being framed for crimes committed by a crooked saloon owner.

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Smiley Burnette ...
Bob Nolan ...
Member Sons of the Pioneers
Sons of the Pioneers ...
Musicians (as Bob Nolan and the Sons of the Pioneers)
Virginia Grey ...
Terry Grey
Harry Shannon ...
Judge John Grey aka Tom Allison (as Harry J. Shannon)
Ona Munson ...
Belle Bonner
Dick Purcell ...
Duke Springer
Onslow Stevens ...
State Ranger Bob Stevens
Arthur Hohl ...
Spike Madagan
Hal Taliaferro ...
Bud (Belle's Henchman)
The Robert Mitchell Boy Choir ...
Wayward Boys at the Ranch (as Robert Mitchell Boychoir)
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Ex-outlaw Grey is now a respected judge out to close down Belle's saloon. Duke and Spike, who knew Grey when he was a criminal, arrive and team up with Belle. When Belle's threat to reveal Grey's past fails, Duke and Spike hold up the bank and frame Grey. Roy now sets a trap for the outlaws. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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A Leoa do Oeste  »

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Home on the Range
Music by Brewster M. Higley
Lyrics by Daniel E. Kelley
Performed by The Robert Mitchell Boy Choir
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Great song
4 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

The song "Idaho" reportedly was written for this movie. The composer was the late Jesse Stone, who later wrote "Shake, Rattle and Roll." Stone also wrote using the name Charles Calhoun. According to Stone's obituary (AP, 1999), "'Idaho' was a big hit for Guy Lombardo, selling three million copies in the mid-1940's. Benny Goodman and Jimmy Dorsey also had hit recordings of the tune." It was also recorded by Gene Autry, June Christy and Bud Powell, among others -- and most recently by Denver saxophonist Keith Oxman.


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