Mountain Rhythm

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"Here Gene Sing "It Makes No Difference Now""
  • Passed
  • 1939
  • 59 min
  • 6.5  (79)

Mountain Rhythm is a Western musical movie from 1939, starring Gene Autry as himself. It was directed by Mack V. Wright and produced by the Republic Pictures. The storyline follows Gene Autry and his pal Frog Millhouse, played by Smiley Burnette, who are in search of work. They find a job at the Usher ranch, where they meet the ranch owner's daughter, Cindy, played by June Storey. Cindy is about to lose her ranch to a dishonest businessman, Sam Brady, played by Wheeler Oakman. Gene and Frog decide to help Cindy save her ranch and their adventures lead them into various confrontations with Brady's thugs.

The movie is packed with musical moments, with Gene Autry singing many of his popular songs, including "South of the Border," "Tumbling Tumbleweeds," and "Don't Fence Me In." The movie also features a group of young cowboys, known as the Sons of the Pioneers, who provide additional musical numbers throughout the movie.

The movie's setting is a beautiful mountain range, providing ample opportunities for stunning panoramic shots. The mountain scenery is further enhanced by well-choreographed musical numbers, showcasing Gene Autry's musical talents and cowboy skills.

One of the standout moments in the movie is a sequence featuring a lively square dance, with Gene Autry performing some impressive dance moves alongside June Storey. The square dance sequence is augmented by a band of Appalachian musicians who provide the perfect soundtrack for the scene.

The supporting cast of the movie also deserves a special mention, with a bevy of talented actors and actresses providing excellent performances. June Storey is particularly impressive as the headstrong Cindy, who is determined to save her family ranch. Smiley Burnette provides excellent comic relief as Frog, Gene Autry's pal, who is always ready for a good laugh. Wheeler Oakman is delightfully menacing as Sam Brady, the villain of the movie.

Mountain Rhythm is a classic Western musical, combining action-packed adventure, beautiful mountain scenery, and memorable musical numbers. Gene Autry's singing and cowboy skills are on full display, providing a true showcase of his talents. The movie is a must-see for fans of classic Westerns and anyone who loves good old-fashioned musical entertainment.

Mountain Rhythm is a 1939 western with a runtime of 59 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5.

Mountain Rhythm
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    59 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (79)