Gene Autry's career spanned some 70 years in the entertainment industry and he became famous in film, radio, television, and live theater and rodeo performances.
He recorded and wrote hundreds of songs; he was the most successful singing cowboy, completing 93 movies and starring in 91 television productions. Gene Autry was ranked among the most celebrated film stars, and for years was considered to be the most popular Western film actor.
Save the Date! Gene Autry Activities and Events
Updated February 25, 2014
At this time, you'll find the dates and names of the events with further details to come in the days ahead.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Gene Autry Collection 5 DVD Release Loaded Pistols, Gene Autry and the Mounties, Night Stage to Galveston and Goldtown Ghost RidersRead More
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Gene Autry Double Feature at the Autry Museum The Strawberry Roan and The Big SombreroRead More
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Gene Autry Collection 6 DVD Release The Strawberry Roan, Rim of the Canyon, Barbed Wire and Winning of the WestRead More
New Gene Autry DVD Movie Collection 5 Updated February 27, 2014
If you pre-ordered this and are having it shipped to you from the Museum Store, keep an eye out for your friendly UPS delivery person because your order is heading your way. If you are in the Los Angeles area, stop by and purchase your copy now before the other retail outlets have them for sale. And yes, if you are a member of the Autry National Center of the American West you can use your Museum Discount! And yes, if you are a member of the Autry National Center of the American West you can use your Museum Discount! Get your copy today!
This new movie collection features Gene's Columbia Pictures films that have never been released on DVD. All four musical Westerns are fully restored and uncut from the Cowboy's personal film archives. The DVDs include terrific bonus material for each of the four films: Gene Autry and Pat Buttram discussing the film from the Melody Ranch Theater, a Gene Autry Melody Ranch radio show episode, a photo gallery with publicity stills, poster art and lobby cards, plus trivia and movie facts.
For details on the films Loaded Pistols (1949), Gene Autry and the Mounties (1951), Night Stage to Galveston (1952), and Gold Town Ghost Riders (1953) such as cast listing, songs, and synopsis, click on the lobby cards below.
Loaded Pistols Movie Stills (click to enlarge)
Gene Autry and the Mounties Movie Stills (click to enlarge)
Night Train to Galveston Movie Stills (click to enlarge)
Goldtown Ghost Riders Movie Stills (click to enlarge)
Gene Autry Double Features
At the Autry National Center of the American West Updated February 25, 2014
The Gene Autry Double Feature at the Autry Museum on Saturday, April 26th is all about our colorful world. In honor of the Autry Museum's colorful exhibition Floral Journey: Native North American Beadwork, this Double Feature presents The Strawberry Roan and The Big Sombrero, the only two color motion pictures Gene Autry made.
For the full 2014 schedule of Gene Autry Double Features at the Autry Museum, read more here.
A Look Ahead to 2014 Posted December 19, 2013
As you gather with friends and family for caroling or gingerbread house building, you might also be making plans for the New Year. If you are planning a trip to sunny Southern California you might want to know when the Autry Museum will screen Gene Autry's movies. Well lucky for you, and your travel agent, we've got the list of the 2014 Gene Autry Double Features! Several of the films are making their debut at the museum and of course we have our seasonal fan favorites. The themes of the Double Features are rather fun like Texas, Colorful World, and Road Trip! This year the Gene Autry Double Features are still the fourth Saturday of the month but the screenings are now every other month beginning in February. Read the full list in our News & Calendar section here.
In other Gene Autry movie news, Gene Autry Entertainment is excited to announce that we will have four additional Gene Autry Movie Collection DVDs released with Timeless Media Group in 2014. Each collection will have four fully restored Gene Autry musical Westerns with bonus material. We will announce all sixteen films and their release dates in January but here is a hint for you: In addition to films that have never been available on home video or DVD, we are including a few very popular movies that were released on DVD but now sold out. Want one more hint? Five films that are in the Double Features for next year will also be released on DVD in 2014. That should keep you guessing while you wait for Santa Claus!
The Gene Autry Show Complete Television Series DVD Box Set Updated December 10, 2013
Gene Autry's landmark 1950s television series The Gene Autry Show is now available in one complete DVD set.
This 15 disc DVD box set includes all five seasons of the fully restored and uncut episodes from Autry's personal film and television archive. The ninety-one episodes from this Western television series includes Gene Autry's trademark music, comedy and action. The series features a wide range of guest stars including Gail Davis, Denver Pyle, Shelia Ryan, Clayton Moore, Donna Martell, Alan Hale Jr., Elaine Riley, Harry Lauter, William Fawcett, Gloria Winter, Lee Van Cleef, Lyle Talbot, Chill Wills, John Doucette, Fuizzy Knight, the Cass County Boys , and Dick Jones. In addition, an exclusive bonus disc includes classic episodes from the Western television series produced by Gene Autry's Flying A Pictures: The Range Rider, Annie Oakley, Buffalo Bill Jr. and The Adventures of Champion.
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