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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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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:

Here it comes- the "Covered Waggon" of the talking screen! All colour operetta of the outdoors. (Print Ad-Morning Bulletin, ((Rockhampton, Qld.)) 12 December 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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Did You Know?

Trivia

The nine sound discs for the film survive in the UCLA Film and Television Archives. See more »

Connections

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

Soundtracks

West Wind
(uncredited)
Music by Vincent Youmans
Lyrics by J. Russel Robinson
Sung by John Boles
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