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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After the big shoot out at the end of the film, in an overhead shot, the Railroad Colonel briefly disappears. See more
[Music score begins to play. Rex speaks to his horse
Root's beginnin' to work.
[a cowboy chorus joins in
Yeah, it's definitely kickin' in now.
Referenced in Amazing Stories: Fine Tuning
Lasso The Moon
Written by Steve Dorff
and Milton Brown
Produced by Jim Norman
(as Jim Ed Norman) and Steve Dorff
Performed by Gary Morris See more