Rim of the Canyon
Rim of the Canyon is a 1949 American Western film directed by John English and starring and co-produced by Gene Autry; featuring Nan Leslie, and Thurston Hall. Based on the short story Phantom .45's Talk Loud by Joseph Chadwick, the film is about a horse stolen by escaped convicts and the cowboy who pursues them to a ghost town inhabited by a ghost.
|Rim of the Canyon|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||John English|
|Produced by||Armand Schaefer|
|Screenplay by||John K. Butler|
|Based on||Phantom .45's Talk Loud (short story)|
by Joseph Chadwick
|Music by||Paul Mertz (supervisor)|
|Edited by||Aaron Stell|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
Filming and budget
- "You're the Only Star in My Blue Heaven" (Gene Autry) by Gene Autry
- "Rim of the Canyon" (Hy Heath, Johnny Lange) by Gene Autry
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