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Song of the West (1930)

As a wagon train treks west, two men, Lt. Singleton and a Stanton, a scout, are rivals for the attentions of the Colonels's daughter, Virginia. Stanton is held for murder after a fight with... See full summary »

Director:

Ray Enright

Writers:

Oscar Hammerstein II (operetta), Laurence Stallings (operetta) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
John Boles ... Captain Stanton
Vivienne Segal ... Virginia
Joe E. Brown ... Hasty
Marie Wells Marie Wells ... Lotta
Sam Hardy ... Davolo
Marion Byron ... Penny
Eddie Gribbon ... Sergeant Major
Edward Martindel ... Colonel
Rudolph Cameron Rudolph Cameron ... Lt. Singleton
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Storyline

As a wagon train treks west, two men, Lt. Singleton and a Stanton, a scout, are rivals for the attentions of the Colonels's daughter, Virginia. Stanton is held for murder after a fight with a bad guy named Davolo. He escapes jail and joins the train disguised as a minister. Virginia runs off with him and they start a saloon in San Fransisco. Guilt overcomes him and he leaves her, he rejoins the Army, afterward finding she forgives him. Written by WesternOne1

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Taglines:

The First Outdoor All-Talking, All-Singing, All-Dancing, All-Life Action Photoplay. All filmed in Natural Colour by the Technicolour process. (Print Ad- The Press,((Christchurch, NZ)) 10 September 1930) See more »

Genres:

Musical | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

En västerns son See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Vitaphone)

Color:

Color (2-strip Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

As many as 20 microphones were used on location in Lone Pine, California, to capture the wagon train scenes. See more »

Connections

Featured in Romance of the West (1935) See more »

Soundtracks

I Like You as You Are
(uncredited)
Music by Vincent Youmans
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Sung by John Boles
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