Sheriff of Tombstone

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Sheriff of Tombstone
Sheriff of Tombstone 1941 Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Joseph Kane
Produced by Joseph Kane
Screenplay by Olive Cooper
Story by James Webb
Starring Roy Rogers
Music by Cy Feuer
Cinematography William Nobles
Edited by Tony Martinelli
Distributed by Republic Pictures
Release date
  • May 7, 1941 (1941-05-07) (USA)
Running time
54 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Sheriff of Tombstone is a 1941 American Western film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers.


Lawman Brett Starr leaves his job in Dodge City to take up a sheriff's job in Tombstone, Arizona where his two brothers are. Brett finds out that the position has been offered to the unscrupulous lawman Shotgun Cassidy. Starr impersonates Shotgun and after he is appointed sheriff seeks to expose the corruptuion and wrongdoing of the town authorities.



  • Roy Rogers - "Ridin' On a Rocky Road"
  • Sally Payne, with Oscar Gahan (Piano) and Spade Cooley (Fiddle Player) - "Two-Gun Pete"
  • Sally Payne - "Don't Gamble With Romance"
  • Roy Rogers and George "Gabby" Hayes - "Sons of the Western Soil"

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