Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a breakfast cereal. When he finds out they are going drug the horse in case its too frisky, he rides off into the desert... Written by
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Did You Know?
The picture was a co-production of Columbia Pictures and Universal Pictures. The movie was distributed by Columbia Pictures in the USA and by Universal Pictures in foreign territories overseas with the American rights later reverting to Universal. See more
The white splotch on Rising Star's face reverses itself in subsequent shots when Sonny releases him near the end of the movie. The splotch moves from Rising Star's right eye to left eye and then back again. See more
I knew a fella once misjudged a Brahma - put a rib right through his lung. He could barely breathe, and he still got up and rode the rankest mare there.
I will never understand why you find that kind of behavior admirable!
It'll get you up the hill.
Referenced in An Unnatural Act
Hands on the Wheel
Composed by Bill Callery See more