Best Western Movies of 1937


Way Out West

7.6/10 IMDB

Stan and Ollie try to deliver the deed to a valuable gold mine to the daughter of a dead prospector. Unfortunately, the daughter's evil guardian is determined to have the gold mine for himself and his saloon-singer wife.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Rosina Lawrence, James Finlayson, Sharon Lynn, Chill Wills, Stanley Fields, Vivien Oakland, Flora Finch, Dinah ..
Directed by: James W. Horne
Release date: 1937-04-16
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Goofs and Saddles

Goofs and Saddles

7.9/10 IMDB

Set in the old west, the stooges are spies for US Calvary; "Buffalo Bilious", "Wild Bill Hiccup" and "Just Plain Bill". Sent by General "Muster" to catch a gang of cattle rustlers, they wind up in a saloon where the boss of the gang hangs out. The boys disguise themselves as gamblers and get into a card game with the villain, but must flee when their identities are discovered. They hole up in a cabin, fighting off the bad guys, until the calvary arrives.

Starring: Curly Howard, Larry Fine, Moe Howard ..
Directed by: Del Lord
Release date: 1937-07-02
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Zorro Rides Again

Zorro Rides Again

6.7/10 IMDB

The California-Yucatan Railroad, being built for the good of Mexico, is under siege by a gang of terrorists hoping to force its sale; no one can prove their connection to profiteer Marsden. Manuel Vega, aged co-owner, calls in the aid of his nephew James, great-grandson of the original Zorro. Alas, James seems more adept at golf than derring-do; but after he arrives, Zorro rides again! Can one black-clad man on horseback defeat a gang supplied with airplanes and machine guns?

Starring: John Carroll, Helen Christian, Reed Howes, Duncan Renaldo, Noah Beery, Richard Alexander, Nigel De Brulier ..
Directed by: John English, William Witney
Release date: 1937-11-20
Best Western Movies of 1937 : The Trigger Trio

The Trigger Trio

6.3/10 IMDB

In this western, the Three Mesquiteers must find a killer and his band after they murder an official from the State Agricultural Service who had come to investigate an outbreak of hoof and mouth disease. The killer is fearful that the official would quarantine his entire herd. Unfortunately for the foolish rancher, if the herd is not isolated, all of his cows and those of his neighbors will die anyway. The heroes are assisted by Buck the clever Great Dane.

Starring: Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, Ralph Byrd, Sandra Corday, Robert Warwick, Cornelius Keefe, Sammy McKim, Hal Taliaferro, Willie Fung, Buck ..
Directed by: William Witney
Release date: 1937-10-18

Egghead Rides Again

5.9/10 IMDB

City dweller Egghead dreams of being a cowboy, but his bouncing around gets him kicked out of his boarding house. He sees an ad for a ranch looking for a cowboy and applies. His tryout includes tests of marksmanship and use of a branding iron, but most of it consist of chasing down and roping a troublesome little calf. He passes the test, but the job isn't exactly what he dreamed of.

Starring: Tex Avery, Mel Blanc, Billy Bletcher ..
Directed by: Tex Avery
Release date: 1937-11-29
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Riders of the Whistling Skull

Riders of the Whistling Skull

6.4/10 IMDB

After Professor Marsh disappears whilst searching for the lost city of Lukachukai, the Three Mesquiteers lead an expedition to find him.

Starring: Robert Livingston, Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, Mary Russell, Roger Williams, Fern Emmett, C. Montague Shaw, Yakima Canutt, John Ward, George Godfrey ..
Directed by: Mack V. Wright, Louis Germonprez
Release date: 1937-01-04
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Public Cowboy No. 1

Public Cowboy No. 1

5.6/10 IMDB

Deputies Gene Autry and Frog go up against modern cattle rustlers. These rustlers use technology such as, airplanes, radios and refrigerated trucks to steal the cows, butcher them in the field and ship them out before getting caught. This causes the town to bring in a modern NYC detective to catch the crooks, but will Autry and Frog be permanently out of a job?

Starring: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Ann Rutherford, William Farnum ..
Directed by: Joseph Kane
Release date: 1937-06-11
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

6.5/10 IMDB

In the 1840s, Ramsey MacKay, the driver for the struggling Wells Fargo mail and freight company, will secure an important contract if he delivers fresh oysters to Buffalo from New York City. When he rescues Justine Pryor and her mother, who are stranded in a broken wagon on his route, he doesn't let them slow him down and gives the ladies an exhilirating ride into Buffalo. He arrives in time to obtain the contract and is then sent by company president Henry Wells to St. Louis to establish a branch office.

Starring: Joel McCrea, Bob Burns, Frances Dee, Lloyd Nolan, Henry O'Neill, Mary Nash, Ralph Morgan, Johnny Mack Brown, Porter Hall, Jack Clark ..
Directed by: Frank Lloyd
Release date: 1937-12-31
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Hit the Saddle

Hit the Saddle

6.7/10 IMDB

Unable to legally capture and sell a herd of protected wild horses, corrupt rancher Rance Macgowan uses his trained killer horse, Volcano, to substitute for the real leader of the herd and cause havoc and death among the ranches. With the government about to drop the restrictions on rounding up the herd, the Three Mesquiteers find themselves in the middle of the controversy after their friend, Sheriff Miller is killed by Volcano.

Starring: Robert Livingston, Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, J.P. McGowan, Rita Hayworth, Harry Tenbrook, Yakima Canutt, Sammy McKim, Ed Cassidy, F.R. Smith ..
Directed by: Mack V. Wright
Release date: 1937-03-03
Best Western Movies of 1937 : Born to the West

Born to the West

5.7/10 IMDB

Dare Rudd takes a shine to his cattleman cousin Tom's girlfriend who asks Tom to hire Dare to head the big cattle drive. Dare loses the money for the drive to cardsharps, but Tom wins it back, but Dare must save Tom's life.

Starring: John Wayne, Marsha Hunt, Johnny Mack Brown, John Patterson, Monte Blue, Jack Kennedy, Lucien Littlefield, Art Mix, Syd Saylor ..
Directed by: Charles Barton
Release date: 1937-12-10

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