The Rawhide Years

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The Rawhide Years
Directed by Rudolph Mate
Produced by Stanley Rubin
Written by Earl Fenton, Robert Presnell, D.D. Beauchamp based on the novel by Norman A. Fox
Starring Tony Curtis
Colleen Miller
Music by Frank Skinner
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release dates
July 1, 1956
Country United States
Language English
Box office $1 million (US)[1]

The Rawhide Years is a 1956 Western Directed by Rudolph Mate and starring Tony Curtis and Colleen Miller.[2]


Ben Matthews gives up the flashy life of a riverboat gambler, hoping to settle down in Galena with his girlfriend, luscious entertainer Zoe. But, Galena's leading citizen is murdered on the riverboat while on their way. Ben is implicated on arrival and flees, all the while working both sides of the law to clear his name. Three years of wandering later, Zoe's letters stop coming and Ben returns to find her. Encountering Rick Harper, whom he initially takes as a would be bandit, they develop a friendship that winds up with both men saving the others neck.


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  1. ^ 'The Top Box-Office Hits of 1956', Variety Weekly, January 2, 1957
  2. ^ /The-Rawhide-Years/ The Rawhide Years at TCMDB

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