This is my 4th blog about feature films, TV series and documentaries with clothes of mainly kids and teens in Western movies. Have fun. You will find here informations, trailer videos, low-res images and personal comments/ratings. You will not find here complete videos, download links, shopping links etc.
Western TV series starring Guy Madison -Year: 1951-1958 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: Ted, Sue -Available on DVD: yes -B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: medium- ? -Rating: 4/10 ? -Rating:**** -Comment: Two kids in s2e3 (The Lady School Teacher, 1951), probably darkhaired Pat Mitchell as Ted and blonde Isa Ashdown. Rather few scenes of them and I think not even school scenes.
Western starring Roy Rogers -Year: 1946 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: boys ~8-16 ? -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: often ? -Rating: 6/10 -Rating:****** -Comment: Another interesting movie, starring Tommy Ivo and also several other (at least 13) boys and teen boys, including 15 yo Tommy Cook, 11 yo Johnny Calkins, 9 yo Teddy Infuhr, The Robert Mitchell Boy Choir (as Ranch boys) and others. Also at least 1 woman wearing a Cowboy hat.
Nice ranch and riding scenes and also showing chaps. Most boys wearing jeans, chaps and hats.
Rating at least 6-7. But I only have checked it briefly. Unfortunatley the movie is in b&w.
There are different DVDs available, I can’t say about each image quality. At least some are DVDr. PD Movie. 68 minutes and 54 minutes cut. So watch out.
Western series starring William Boyd, 52 ep -Year: 1952-1954 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: Tommy ~11 ? -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low ? -Rating: 6/10 -Rating:****** -Comment: Another series starring 11 or 12 yo Tommy Ivo. Pics from s1e19 (1952) in which he only appeared. I don’t know the complete series. Maybe some more actors of interest?
Rating 6 for now.
There are also several other, earlier Hopalong Cassidy movies of the 1930s and 1940s which I don’t know. Like Texas Trail (1937) with boys (Billy King) and women.
Western starring Charles Starrett -Year: 1950 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: Todd ~11 ? -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: medium- -Rating: 6/10 -Rating:****** -Comment: Another movie starring Tommy Ivo. Probably filmed earlier as he looks younger than 13 but rather 10 or 11.
At the beginning completely in black clothes including a black hat and a black scarf over his mouth, also riding and then sitting inside (pic 5). In the middle of the movie dark or black pants and a lighter shirt (according to colorized pics light green or red on others). And a beige hat (pics 1-3). At the end in a checkered shirt and riding as well (pic 4).
Although b&w very interesting. But I think rather few scenes with him.
Rating at least 6-7. Available on DVD. 55 minutes only (what was usual these days).
Western, William Powell -Year: 1952 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: David ~15 ? -Available on DVD: VHS *
–B&W or color: color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: medium+ -Rating: 6/10 ? -Rating:****** -Comment: Tommy Ivo in different clothes. Pic 2 might be sleepwear (long johns ?) Also a blonde young boy at the beginning.
As announced, I checked some more of Tommy Ivo. I found some few movies b&w, but most are not Westerns (My Three Sons, Lassie). Some, I have on my other blogs like Belles on Their Toes, Father is a Bachelor, I even own on DVD also starring Gary Gray). I found this one on archive.org. Movie should be into Public Domain. Officially only on VHS. Some DVD offers available, not sure about their quality.
Rating 6-7 for this. More movies coming later.
He also starred in Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (currently rating 7)
Western series, 78 ep Jock Mahoney -Year: 1951-53 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: boys, girl, women -Available on DVD: partly
–B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low ? -Rating: 6/10 ? -Rating:****** -Comment: At least a pigtailed girl, some boys and a lady in good Western clothes. But I don’t know all episodes.
Pic 1 from s2e14 maybe showing 9 yo Sherry Jackson. She also starred in s1e16. Another pic of the girl riding is here
Pic 2 from s3e13 probably showing 22 yo Jean Willies with a black hat.
Many supporting actors, also some (teen) boys including Tommy Ivo (in jeans and a white hat ?, maybe also riding in s1e2) and Mickey Little in s2e24. I have to do more research. Especially Tommy Ivo is handsome and also did other Westerns.
Western series, 200 ep, partly b&w -Year: 1957-1962 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: boys, girls, women -Available on DVD: partly
–B&W or color: b&w, color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low+ ? -Rating: 6/10 ? -Rating:****** -Comment: At least 4 boys and one girl and one lady of interest.
Pic 1 showing Gina Gillespie in long pigtails and a long bordeaux red dress in ep s6e8 (1961), pigtails blog, rating 8. Earlier seasons are in b&w.
Pic 2 from s2e17. Probably showing Paul Engle. Also in a black or dark jacket.
Pic 3 a young blonde boy in s2e11 (pants with suspenders, not overalls). Very few and brief scenes, unknown actor.
Unpictured: a lady in s2e13 with a Cowboy hat. A boy in s2e17, pants with suspenders, Bobby Clark in s1e12 in a dark suit, hat and string tie. And an old man in blue jeans overalls in s2e8.
I don’t know all episodes and might miss some good scenes/actors.
Western series Tris Coffin, 78 ep -Year: 1957-1959 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: Peter ~9 ?, woman -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: b&w -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low ? -Rating: 3/10 ? -Rating:*** -Comment: At least this boy, not sure about his name, probably Dave Robard. Pics 1+2 from s1e14 also riding and showing some younger kids, pic 3 from s1e30. Also at least one lady in a Cowboy hat, (Karen Womack, uncredited on IMDb, unknown episode), maybe some more.
I don’t know all episodes.
Rating 3-4 for now only. I assume few young actors and rather few good scenes. Sorry for the bad pics.