Bells of Capistrano (1942)

Bells of Capistrano (1942)

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Bells of Capistrano stars Gene Autry as a wandering western troubadour who ambles into a rodeo. The show's lovely owner, Virginia Grey, is being hounded by crooked competitors who want to buy her out at a ridiculously low price. Autry sides with Grey, which puts both their lives in jeopardy. Despite the title, there isn't a swallow in sight in The Bells of Capistrano. The film was Gene Autry's last vehicle before going into military service.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Western
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Republic

Cast

Gene Autry
as Gene Autry
Virginia Grey
as Jennifer Benton
Lucien Littlefield
as Daniel (Pop) McCracken
Morgan Conway
as Stag Johnson
Claire Du Brey
as Melinda (Ma) McCracken
Joe Strauch Jr.
as Tadpole Millhouse
Maria Shelton
as Jackie Laval
Marla Shelton
as Jackie Laval
Tristram Coffin
as Jed Johnson
Jay Novello
as Jenkins
Al Bridge
as Jake
Champion
as Himself
Eddie Acuff
as Sign Poster
Ed Jauregui
as Brady
Guy Usher
as Sheriff
Ralph Peters
as Deputy
Ken Christy
as Deputy
Dick Wessel
as Sign poster
Chick Hannon
as Bar guest
Julian Rivero
as Fiesta manager
Peggy Satterlee
as Grand marshal
Jack O'Shea
as Rodeo hand
Frankie Marvin
as Rodeo hand
Ray Jones IV
as Rodeo hand
William Telaak
as Milkman
Joe McGuinn
as Roustabout
Claire Du Brey
as Ma McCracken
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Average Gene Autry western, pleasant songs, food cast and a nice setting. The story is familiar, but it's light entertainment with a good balance of western, music, comedy and drama genres. 5.5/10.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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