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Springtime in the Sierras (1947)

Passed | | Action, Music, Western | 15 July 1947 (USA)
A gang, headed by evil Stephanie Bachelor, is slaughtering game out of season. Roy finds the freezer where the meat is kept, but baddie Roy Barcroft finds him there. A famous fight takes place in the freezer. Roy, of course, wins it.

Director:

William Witney

Writer:

Sloan Nibley (screenplay) (as A. Sloan Nibley)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Roy Rogers ... Roy Rogers
Trigger ... Trigger - Roy's Horse
Jane Frazee ... Taffy Baker
Andy Devine ... Cookie Bullfincher
Stephanie Bachelor ... Jean Loring
Harold Landon Harold Landon ... Bert Baker (as Hal Landon)
Harry Cheshire ... Cap Foster (as Harry V. Cheshire)
Roy Barcroft ... Matt Wilkes
Chester Conklin ... Old-Timer
Hank Patterson ... Old-Timer
Whitey Christy Whitey Christy ... Henchman
Pascale Perry Pascale Perry ... Henchman
Bob Nolan ... Bob Nolan
Sons of the Pioneers ... Musicians, Ranch Hands
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Storyline

Jean Loring has her men illegally killing and selling game. Roy suspects her and gets himself invited to stay at her ranch. Investigating he finds the freezer where the slaughtered game are kept. But he is caught, tied up, and left to freeze. Written by Maurice VanAuken <vanauken@comcast.net>

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It's thrill-time in the West...and Roy's at his singin' zingin' best! See more »

Genres:

Action | Music | Western

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 July 1947 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Song of the Sierra See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(original) | (edited)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Trucolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Although this film was another victim of the 1952 Republic edited-for-television mutilation, with more than 20 minutes removed, the complete Trucolor version has survived and been restored. It was telecast Wednesday 13 July 2016 on Turner Classic Movies. See more »

Quotes

Taffy Baker: Come on, Cookie! Can't you go any faster?
Cookie Bullfincher: Not without a pilot's license, I can't!
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Soundtracks

The Quilting Party (When I Saw Sweet Nellie Home)
(1859) (uncredited)
Lyrics by John Fletcher
Music by Frances Kyle
Performed by Roy Rogers and the Sons of the Pioneers
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Fighting for Our Wildlife
16 July 2016 | by dougdoepkeSee all my reviews

First-rate matinée fare with Roy in fine early form. Republic popped for more than usual with a load of extras and TruColor. Then too, the storyline's almost contemporary with Roy and guys trying to save wildlife from greedy poachers. Of course, this means flying fists, fast guns, and hard riding. Plus a gang headed by a pretty girl (Bachelor), instead of the usual mustachioed slickster. Wow! And most challenging of all, Roy's got to survive being trapped in a frozen meat locker, of all things. Good thing hefty Andy Devine's along providing more than comedy relief. I guess Dale was busy elsewhere, so nifty little Jane Frazee gets to supply the romance, while the Sons of the Pioneers get to croon a few tunes along with our hero. I guess my only minus is the locations. Too bad Republic didn't pop for more scenic surroundings than scrubby greater LA. But that's okay since there's more than enough to keep this Front Row geezer happy, and hopefully you too.


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