The Official Website for Gene Autry
America's Favorite Singing Cowboy
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.
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Gene Autry Activities and Events
Updated January 27, 2015
At this time, you'll find the dates and names of the events with further details to come in the days ahead.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Gene Autry Collection 9 with the films Comin' Round the Mountain (1936), Git Along Little Doggies (1937), Man From Music Mountain (1938), Mountain Rhythm (1939) Read More
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Gene Autry Double Feature at the Autry Museum
Git Along Little Dogies (1937) and The Old Barn Dance (1938) Read More
Gene Autry YouTube Clip of the Week
Posted February 23, 2015
Our Gene Autry YouTube Clip of the Week is "If You Want To Be A Cowboy" from the film Git Along Little Dogies (1937) which happens to be one of the movies in this Saturday's Gene Autry Double Feature screening at the Autry Museum.
Scroll down for more info on the Gene Autry Double Feature.
You'll find more Gene Autry musical numbers on the Official Gene Autry YouTube Channel here.
We'll soon be adding more special Gene Autry performances, music, and photos to share with the world on the Official Gene Autry YouTube Channel. We hope that Gene's fans will enjoy watching Gene on their computers, tablets, phones and whatever nifty techno devices surface in the future.
More Movies for 2015! Gene Autry Collection 9
The newest Gene Autry movie DVD set, Gene Autry Collection 9, is now available! Making their DVD debut – fully restored and uncut – are four of Gene's Republic Pictures films: Comin' 'Round the Mountain (1936), Git Along Little Dogies (1937), Man from Music Mountain (1938) and Mountain Rhythm (1939).
Like all of our DVD releases, these films have bonus material including Gene Autry and Pat Buttram at the Melody Ranch Theater, a Melody Ranch Radio Show, photo gallery plus trivia and movie facts. For more details and to purchase your Gene Autry Collection 9 DVD set from the Autry Museum Store, read more here. And yes, if you are a member of the Autry National Center, you can use your Museum Discount.
Gene Autry Entertainment and Timeless Media are delighted to announce that more Gene Autry feature films will be released on DVD in 2015. Four Gene Autry Collections are scheduled for this year and will included fully restored films debuting on DVD plus previously released titles that are sold out. By November, all of Gene Autry's 89 feature films will be on DVD. We are pretty excited about this!
Gene Autry Double Features at The Autry Museum
Posted January 27, 2015
The Autry Museum will once again present a Gene Autry Double Feature every other month in 2015. Each Double Feature has a theme and for the screening on February 28th it is "Republic Pictures." We'll be showing Gene Autry's movies Git Along Little Dogies (1937) and The Old Barn Dance (1938).
Gene Autry and the Maple City Four
from the movie Git Along Little Dogies.
Gene Autry was the star of 89 movies with the first half of his on screen career at Republic Pictures between 1935 and 1947. All of his movies feature Gene's trademark music, comedy and action with the Republics heavy on the music. There are eleven music performances – plus a sing-a-long medley of 8 songs – in Git Along Little Dogies. Then Smiley Burnette, Walter Shrum and His Colorado Hillbillies, the Stafford Sisters, the Maple City Four, and of course Gene provide the music in The Old Barn Dance.
For details on the Saturday, February 28th Gene Autry Double Feature please visit the Autry Museum's website here.
The 2015 Gene Autry Double Feature schedule can be found in our News & Calendar section here.