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 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, 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.
Christian TV drama/Western. Novel by Janette Oke -Year: 2011 -Country: USA, UK -Who in clothing: Christopher ~11 -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: medium- ? -Rating: 5/10 ? -Rating:***** -Comment: Ryan Wynott in pants with suspenders, a red shirt and a Cowboy hat. Also at least a girl (Jada Facer), man, woman and many others wearing Western clothes and hats.
By coincidence even a Christmas movie. And very nice Western setting.
I only have checked it briefly. Kids don’t appear that often.
Part of the Love Comes Softly movie series. Here I only have
Love’s Abiding Joy (rating 5) but this movie here has even better Western scenes. More movies on my bib overalls blog.
Adventure film starring Freddy Quinn -Year: 1959 -Country: Germany -Who in clothing: Stefan ~10, women, others -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: color -I own: no, partly TV recording -Clothing occurence: often -Rating: 7/10 -Rating:******* -Comment: Christian Machalet in different Cowboy clothes. Many scenes also including white chaps and vest and a dark blue shirt (at the end of the movie) and also riding and sitting scenes, but without hat. Also some young women and other kids.
How could I miss this? I even have an entry on my bib overalls blog for more than 6 years! (Woman rating 4, will also be updated soon). But this is even much better. I found it by coincidence by searching for Oliver Grimm movies.
Rating 7-8 as I prefer US movies.
Needs to be rechecked more carefully. Are there girls in pic 3?
Kids TV shows, 31 ep -Year: 1968-1972 (1970) -Country: The Netherlands -Who in clothing: boys, girls, woman -Available on DVD: yes *
–B&W or color: color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: often * -Rating: 5/10 -Rating:***** -Comment: Several kids, I think mainly girls, maybe around 7-14 (of the mixed kids choir Kinderkoor Henk van der Velde and also other choirs) and also a woman in Cowboy/Western clothes. Obviously showing ep 18 (s2e11, 1970) which was about the Wild West.
During research for my other blogs, I stumbled upon this show, I never heard of. The 1st show featuring kids. There is even a DVD but only 3 complete episodes survived along some other fragments.
Family series Meredith Henderson -Year: 1996-2000 -Country: Canada -Who in clothing: Matt ~13, Shirley 14, woman -Available on DVD: no
–B&W or color: color -I own: no, partly TV recording -Clothing occurence: low -Rating: 5/10 -Rating:***** -Comment: Bill Switzer as ranch boy Matt in blue jeans and a Cowboy hat in s3e2 (1998), also Meredith Henderson (pic 2 on the left) often wear a fedora and at least one women in a flat Western hat in s2e11.
Good family series. Also starring John White and Brendan Fletcher (nice haircut) but I think not wearing hats nor Western clothes.
I think few Western or ranch scenes and mainly focussed on the girl Shirley.
Western series, 452 ep, host Ronald Reagan -Year: 1952-1970 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: boys, girls ~10-15, women ? -Available on DVD: yes, partly
–B&W or color: b&w, color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low ? -Rating: 5/10 ? -Rating:***** -Comment: Some (teen) boys, girls and women in Western clothes.
I don’t know the complete series. There were many supporting actors. I only found some few kids including 12 yo Mitch Vogel (“Bonanza”) in s18e4 (color) and Donna Corcoran and others in s2e6 Dear Teacher (pics 2-4). By coincidence I later found a boy (Danny Flower ?) in bib overalls in s13e9 (pic 1, more pics and infos soon on my overalls blog).
Pic 5 showing a young lady in a Cowboy hat in s1e15, maybe Sheila Ryan?
Rating at least 5-6 for now. More episodes needs to be rechecked. Only partly on DVD.
Family film -Year: 2002 -Country: USA -Who in clothing: boys, girl -Available on DVD: yes
–B&W or color: color -I own: no -Clothing occurence: low+ ? -Rating: 6/10 ? -Rating:****** -Comment: At least one girl and a lady in beige bib overalls, (on my other blog, rating 5) and some boys in jeans and Cowboy hats. A very young boy at the beginning in light brown chaps. Also ladies and of course men wearing Cowboy hats. Some few riding scenes (not in overalls).
Nice but I think a typical ranch/rodeo movie set in Texas. Both pics from the trailer.
I have to recheck it more carefully the next broadcasting. Probably not worth buying on DVD? Starring Jacob Fisher as Buddy (pic 2 on the right ?)