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Goldenrod (1976)

A champion rodeo rider receives crippling injuries in the ring, resulting in the ending of his career. When his wife deserts him, he's left with the responsibility of raising two young sons... See full summary »

Director:

Harvey Hart

Writers:

Lionel Chetwynd, Herbert Harker (novel)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Gloria Carlin Gloria Carlin ... Shirley Ashbee Gifford
Patricia Hamilton ... Mrs. Gunderson
Tony Lo Bianco ... Jesse Gifford
Will MacMillan ... Ethan Gifford (as Will McMillan)
Andrew Ian McMillan Andrew Ian McMillan ... George Gifford
Ed McNamara Ed McNamara ... Johnson
Donald Pleasence ... John Tyler Jones
Donnelly Rhodes ... Keno McLaughlin
Patrick Sinclair Patrick Sinclair ... Mr. Gunderson
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A champion rodeo rider receives crippling injuries in the ring, resulting in the ending of his career. When his wife deserts him, he's left with the responsibility of raising two young sons with no job and no prospects. Written by Anonymous

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To the crowd he was champ -- to his family a quitter. Until he remembered...

Genres:

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 June 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Glory Days See more »

Filming Locations:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Budget:

CAD 1,050,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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1950s Canadian rodeo cowboy movie
13 May 2005 | by lightninboySee all my reviews

This is based on a novel, but the movie carried on like it was the true story of Canadian rodeo cowboy Jesse Gifford and his family. They traveled from rodeo to rodeo pulling an Airstream trailer singing "We ain't got a barrel of money..." Jesse likes to collect belt buckles. Of course cowboys like to WIN belt buckles. I guess Jesse got hurt and his wife left him and he must raise his two sons. He takes up farming. "Tractorin'," he calls it. But he detests it. The reason this is called Goldenrod is because when Jesse was courting his wife, he gave her a bouquet of goldenrods. What could be a happy ending to this movie? Would Jesse and his wife ever get back together and live happily even if Jesse didn't rodeo any more?


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