Tag Archives: Gene Autry

Western Roundup: Western Film Book Library – Part 2

Western Film Book Library – Part 2 Last summer I shared a few of the favorite books on Westerns in my library.  Some of the books I wrote about encouraged my love of Westerns from an early age, while other … Continue reading

Posted in Posts by Laura Grieve, Western RoundUp | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Western RoundUp: Preview of the 2019 Lone Pine Film Festival

Western RoundUp: Preview of the 2019 Lone Pine Film Festival Last fall I shared some of the history of Westerns filming in Lone Pine, California, along with a look at five movies filmed in the area. Those five films were just a … Continue reading

Posted in Posts by Laura Grieve, Western RoundUp | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Western Roundup: Canyon Passage and The Autry

Western Roundup: Canyon Passage and The Autry Canyon Passage (1946) Movie Poster Classic film fans in Southern California are fortunate to have a wide variety of opportunities to see classic films, including Westerns, on a big screen. I recently had … Continue reading

Posted in Museums, Posts by Laura Grieve, Western RoundUp | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Western RoundUp: Christmas in the West

  Christmas in the West In the 1951 Christmas standard “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas,” composer Meredith Willson pays tribute to the popularity of Westerns in that era with the line “A pair of Hopalong boots and … Continue reading

Posted in Posts by Laura Grieve, Western RoundUp | Tagged , , , | 18 Comments