Night Train to Memphis (1946)

Approved | | Action, Drama, Music | 12 July 1946 (USA)


Lesley Selander


Dorrell McGowan (original screenplay), Stuart E. McGowan (original screenplay) (as Stuart McGowan)


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Complete credited cast:
Roy Acuff ... Roy Acuff
Roy Acuff's Smoky Mountain Boys Roy Acuff's Smoky Mountain Boys ... Roy Acuff Band
Allan Lane ... Dan Acuff
Adele Mara ... Constance Stephenson
Irving Bacon ... Rainbow
Joseph Crehan ... John Stevenson
Emma Dunn ... Ma Acuff
Roy Barcroft ... Chad Morgan
Kenne Duncan ... Asa Morgan
LeRoy Mason ... Wilson
Nick Stewart Nick Stewart ... Train Porter (as Nicodemus Stewart)
Nina Mae McKinney ... Maid
Francis McDonald ... Doctor
Joel Friedkin Joel Friedkin ... Minister


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Release Date:

12 July 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Noturno Sertanejo See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


Night Train to Memphis
Written by Beasley Smith, Marvin Hughes and 'Owen Bradley'
Performed by Roy Acuff and Roy Acuff's Smoky Mountain Boys
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