Sioux City Sue (1946)
Sioux City Sue
Music / Western
Director: Frank McDonald
Cast: Gene Autry, Lynne Roberts, Champion, Sterling Holloway, Richard Lane and Ralph Sanford
Sue Warner is a Hollywood talent scout trying to find a singing cowboy and when she encounters Gene Autry, a cattle rancher, she offers him the part right on the spot. He will only go to Hollywood is there is a part offered to his horse Champion. Little does Gene know that they only want his voice for a cartoon. He is not satisfied with the show so he leaves with his horse in a bustle. Sue is dissatisfied with the show as well and travels back with Gene and ends up getting a job as a cook on the ranch. The studio associates come back looking for Gene after taking a look at his screen test and discover his greatness. They want to offer him a contract, but Gene is hesitant. He finally believes in Sue and signs the contract for a musical western. He must settle some problems first when he has to regulate a cattle stampede and overthrow a group of bandits whom are attempting to explode his ranch.