Back In The Saddle

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"A symphony of Romance and Six-Gun Time!"
  • Passed
  • 1941
  • 1 hr 13 min
  • 5.9  (189)

Back in the Saddle (1941) is a Western film directed by Gene Autry and Oliver Drake. The film features popular Western singer and actor Gene Autry alongside his sidekick Smiley Burnette and actress Mary Lee. The movie set in the Old West and revolves around the popular cowboy singing sensation Gene Autry, who takes matters into his own hands when the owner of the Flying A Ranch is murdered.

The story begins with the murder of the owner of Flying A Ranch, who is also the grandfather of young ranch heiress Jacqueline Wells (played by Jacqueline Wells) and the nephew of the legendary cowboy-turned-Senator Gene Autry (played by Gene Autry). The Flying A Ranch, which is the largest and most valuable property in the region, has come under threat now, and the local townsfolk are trying to get their hands on it. Gene decides to investigate the murder and bring the perpetrators to justice.

Accompanied by his trusty sidekick, Frog Millhouse (Smiley Burnette), Gene dives deeper into the case and discovers that the murder was part of a larger scheme- to steal the Flying A Ranch. Meanwhile, Jacqueline Wells, who was initially skeptical of Gene's intentions, starts to like the cowboy, and also faces rising pressure from the townsfolk to sell the ranch.

Despite the mounting pressure, Gene and Frog work tirelessly to solve the case and prevent the Flying A Ranch from falling into the wrong hands. Along the way, they also get embroiled in a series of gunfights and horse chases, typical of the Western genre. The film features several musical performances from Gene Autry, including the titular track, "Back in the Saddle Again," which became one of his most memorable songs.

The movie was released in 1941, at the peak of Gene Autry's career. The actor was one of the most popular Western movie stars of the time, known for his cowboy persona and signature ten-gallon hat. The film was directed by Autry himself, along with Oliver Drake, and was produced by Autry's own production company.

Back in the Saddle was well-received by audiences and critics alike, who praised it for its thrilling action sequences, engaging storyline, and Autry's musical performances. It also became one of the highest-grossing films of 1941, cementing Autry's status as a Hollywood icon.

In conclusion, Back in the Saddle is a classic Western movie that has stood the test of time. Starring Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, and Mary Lee, the film features thrilling action sequences, engaging storyline, and Autry's signature musical performances. If you're a fan of the Western genre, this film is a must-watch.

Back In The Saddle is a 1941 western with a runtime of 1 hour and 13 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9.

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    1 hr 13 min
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    5.9  (189)