While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlihan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliché-ridden town, in which the evil cattle baron (Andy Griffith) and the new Italian cowboys (who always wear raincoats no matter how hot it gets) join forces to get him and the sheep ranchers to leave the valley. Written by
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From the Director of 'Police Academy'
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Did You Know?
Rex O'Herlihan's wardrobe consisted of ten big hats, a dozen pairs of silver-tipped shoes and 14 designer cowboy suits. See more
When Rex O'Herlihan walks into town before the final showdown, you see Colonel Ticonderoga move his coat back behind his gun, making sure he has access to it, the next shot the coat is covering the gun. See more
[Excitedly rattling-off a list of dangers in Old West towns as he and Rex hurry down the boardwalk
"... I mean, it is all so VIOLENT!"
[smacks, full-body, into side of a building
Referenced in Amazing Stories: Fine Tuning
I Break Horses, Not Hearts
Written by Steve Dorff
, Milton Brown
and Nancy Masters
Produced by Steve Dorff
Performed by Charlie McCoy See more