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Belle of the Yukon
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Director:
Writers:
Houston Branch (story)
James Edward Grant (screenplay)
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Release Date:
January 1945 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A Technicolor Musical! See more »
Plot:
Set in the days of the great Canadian Gold Rush, this rousing musical stars Randolph Scott as a "reformed"... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for 2 Oscars. See more »
User Reviews:
A very lightweight musical/western See more (13 total) »

Cast

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Randolph Scott ... Honest John Calhoun aka Gentleman Jack

Gypsy Rose Lee ... Belle De Valle

Dinah Shore ... Lettie Candless
Bob Burns ... Sam Slade
Charles Winninger ... Pop Candless
William Marshall ... Steve Atterbury
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams ... Sheriff Mervin Maitland (as Guinn Williams)
Robert Armstrong ... George
Florence Bates ... Viola Chase
Victor Kilian ... Professor Salsbury
Wanda McKay ... Cherie Atterbury
Edward Fielding ... C.V. Atterbury
Jane Hale ... Dance Specialty
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eddie Acuff ... Miner (uncredited)
Hank Bell ... 1st Bartender (uncredited)
Ted Billings ... Bank Teller / Townsman / Barfly (uncredited)
Harry C. Bradley ... Saloon Patron with Hat (uncredited)
Linda Brent ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Horace B. Carpenter ... Townsman (uncredited)
Alma Carroll ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Joan Chaffee ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler ... Messenger (uncredited)
Myrna Dell ... Chorine (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Robert Dudley ... Storekeeper (uncredited)
Al Ferguson ... Man Announcing Riverboat's ARrival (uncredited)
Joel Friend ... Dancer (uncredited)
Harrison Greene ... Stage Manager (uncredited)
Kit Guard ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
Chuck Hamilton ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian ... Miner (uncredited)
Tom Herbert ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
Al Hill ... Miner (uncredited)
Reed Howes ... Barfly (uncredited)
Dorothy Koster ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Ethan Laidlaw ... Townsman (uncredited)
Mickey Malloy ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Kermit Maynard ... Mob Member (uncredited)
Francis McDonald ... Miner Investing on River-Freeze Date (uncredited)
Pat McKee ... Barfly (uncredited)
Frank Mills ... Frank / Townsman (uncredited)
Frank Moran ... Miner (uncredited)
Bill Nestell ... Miner (uncredited)
Jack Perry ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
Dick Rich ... Ship's Captain (uncredited)
Dewey Robinson ... Man at Craps Table (uncredited)
Albert Ruiz ... Dancer (uncredited)
Harry Seymour ... Disgruntled Bank Depositor (uncredited)
Charles Soldani ... Chief (uncredited)
Harry Tenbrook ... Harry (uncredited)
Jack Tornek ... Miner (uncredited)
Ruth Valmy ... Yukon Belle (uncredited)
Eddy Waller ... Lynch Mob Member with Rope (uncredited)
Lane Watson ... Miner (uncredited)
Lee 'Lasses' White ... Wagon Driver (uncredited)
Poppy Wilde ... Saloon Girl (uncredited)
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Directed by
William A. Seiter 
 
Writing credits
Houston Branch (story)

James Edward Grant (screenplay)

Produced by
William A. Seiter .... producer
 
Original Music by
Hugo Friedhofer (uncredited)
Arthur Lange (uncredited)
David Raksin (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Ray Rennahan 
 
Film Editing by
Ernest J. Nims  (as Ernest Nims)
 
Art Direction by
Perry Ferguson 
 
Set Decoration by
Julia Heron 
 
Costume Design by
Mary Wills 
 
Makeup Department
Gustaf Norin .... makeup artist
Nina Roberts .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Marshall Kester .... production manager (uncredited)
Jack Mulcahy .... production manager (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Milton Carter .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Arthur Johns .... sound
Corson Jowett .... sound
Marshall Pollock .... sound effects (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Paul K. Lerpae .... special photographic effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Chuck Hamilton .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Thomas Brannigan .... second camera operator (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Arthur Lange .... musical director
Rudy De Saxe .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Neal .... music mixer (uncredited)
Arthur Schoepp .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Robert Tracy .... music cutter (uncredited)
Jack Virgil .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Natalie Kalmus .... technicolor color director
Don Loper .... choreographer
Morgan Padelford .... associate technicolor color director
Lelia Alexander .... research director (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
83 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on February 12, 1945 with Dinah Shore, Randolph Scott and Bob Burns reprising their film roles.See more »
Quotes:
Belle De Valle:The day you turn platonic is the day that wolves become vegetarians.See more »
Movie Connections:
Soundtrack:
Sleigh Ride in JulySee more »

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11 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A very lightweight musical/western, 15 December 2005
Author: jeffhanna3 from California, U.S.

Although the plot of Belle of the Yukon is so tired that its not worth recounting (but isn't this true of most old musicals?), this gorgeously technicolored musical/western has some pleasing elements of interest for fans of 1940's nostalgia. The young, brunette Dinah Shore (with an eye-poppingly voluptuous figure) sings beautifully two lovely standards, "Like Someone in Love," and "Sleighride in July." What a warm, pleasing voice she had. One of the all-time great singers. Her blonde, blue-eyed love interest, William Marshall, is so ridiculously pretty that he looks like a vintage comic book hero come to life. Gypsy Rose Lee is relaxed and fun with her foot-high pompadours and Belle Epoque gowns by Don Loper, and a very handsome Randolph Scott is clearly enjoying himself.

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