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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He brought the west law, and order..............and good clothes!
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Did You Know?
The number of films that Rex O'Herlihan starred in during 1938-1947 was 52. See more
When Peter (the town drunk) shoots the hat off of Rex's head by mistake (aiming at the cigarette Rex has in his mouth), you can see the string that pulls it off. See more
This is 1884. You've gotta date and date and date and date and sometimes marry 'em even before... you know...
Now, wait a minute. Are you tellin' me you've never...?
My god, Rex. You ARE a good guy.
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