Two aging but freewheeling horse wranglers dreaming of better days and hoping to make enough money to retire enter their wild, stubborn roan, who has a taste for alcohol, in a bucking-bronco contest at a rodeo.
Frontier epic based on Edna Ferber's best seller covers the years 1890 to 1915 and chronicles how an impulsive and short-fused cowboy and his savvy immigrant wife were instrumental in the settling of the Oklahoma territory.
Musical with a political background and two big production numbers. Vivian Blaine. Allen: Perry Como. Michelle: Carmen Miranda. Wally: Phil Silvers. Magonagle: Edgar Buchanan. Directed by Lewis Seiler.