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The Best Roy Rogers Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 2.7k votes 372 voters 28.7k views98 items

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List of the best Roy Rogers movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Roy Rogers's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Roy Rogers movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Roy Rogers movies will be at the top of the list. Roy Rogers has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Roy Rogers movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Roy Rogers films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Roy Rogers role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Roy Rogers performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Southward Ho!, Bad Man of Deadwood and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Roy Rogers movies?" and "What are the greatest Roy Rogers roles of all time?"

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    My Pal Trigger

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1946

    Directed byFrank McDonald

    My Pal Trigger is a 1946 American western musical film directed by Frank McDonald. The screenplay by Jack Townley and John K. Butler was based upon a story by Paul Gangelin. The film stars Roy...  more
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    7

    Rainbow Over Texas

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1946

    Directed byFrank McDonald

    Rainbow Over Texas is a film from 1946 in which Roy Rogers plays himself as a famous cowboy-singer returning to Texas. The self-portrayal of Roy Rogers as a more glamorous version of himself in...  more
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    6

    Trail of Robin Hood

    Roy Rogers, William Farnum

    Released1950

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Trail of Robin Hood is a 1950 American Trucolor film starring Roy Rogers and filmed in the San Bernardino Mountains and Big Bear Lake California. It is notable for featuring a large cast of Western...  more
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    The Yellow Rose of Texas

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1944

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    The Yellow Rose of Texas is a 1944 film directed by Joseph Kane....  more
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    Susanna Pass

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1949

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Susanna Pass is a 1949 American film starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    Eyes of Texas

    Roy Rogers, Andy Devine

    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Eyes of Texas is a 1948 American film directed by William Witney....  more
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    Released1945

    Directed byFrank McDonald

    The Man from Oklahoma is a 1945 American film starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    Alias Jesse James

    Bob Hope, Bing Crosby

    Released1959

    Directed byNorman Z. McLeod

    Alias Jesse James is a 1959 American Western comedy film directed by Norman Z. McLeod and starring Bob Hope and Rhonda Fleming. Based on a story by Robert St. Aubrey and Bert Lawrence, the film is...  more
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    The Far Frontier

    Roy Rogers, Andy Devine

    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    The Far Frontier is a 1948 American film western starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    Bad Man of Deadwood

    Roy Rogers, Monte Blue

    Released1941

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Bad Man of Deadwood is a 1941 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    9

    Robin Hood of the Pecos

    Roy Rogers, George "Gabby" Hayes

    Released1941

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Robin Hood of the Pecos is a 1941 American Western film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    9

    Out California Way

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1946

    Directed byJohn Farrow, Lesley Selander

    Out California Way is a 1946 American Trucolor film starring Monte Hale and Roy Rogers....  more
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    40
    11

    Don't Fence Me In

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1945

    Directed byJohn English

    Don't Fence Me In is a film directed by John W English released on Oct 20, 1945....  more
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    6

    The Gay Ranchero

    Roy Rogers, Andy Devine

    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    The Gay Ranchero is a 1948 American film starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    Ridin' Down the Canyon

    Roy Rogers, Lorna Gray

    Released1942

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Ridin' Down the Canyon is a 1942 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers. Members of the Western Writers of America chose its title song as one of the Top 100 Western songs of...  more
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    36
    8

    Days of Jesse James

    Roy Rogers, Scotty Beckett

    Released1939

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Days of Jesse James is a 1939 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    34
    8

    Rough Riders' Round-up

    Roy Rogers, Raymond Hatton

    Released1939

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Rough Riders' Round-up is a 1939 American film directed by Joseph Kane starring Roy Rogers. Set at the end of the Spanish American War, Roy and several of his comrades in arms from the Rough Riders...  more
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    5

    Released1945

    Directed byFrank McDonald

    Bells of Rosarita is a 1945 American musical western film starring Roy Rogers and directed by Frank McDonald....  more
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    34
    8

    Heart of the Rockies

    Roy Rogers, Ralph Morgan

    Released1951

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Heart of the Rockies is a 1951 American film starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    Grand Canyon Trail

    Roy Rogers, Andy Devine

    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Grand Canyon Trail is a 1948 American film starring Roy Rogers....  more

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    Sunset Serenade

    Roy Rogers, Onslow Stevens

    Released1942

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Sunset Serenade is a 1942 American film directed by Joseph Kane starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    4

    Song of Texas

    Roy Rogers, Barton MacLane

    Released1943

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Song of Texas is a 1943 American film starring Roy Rogers, originally released by Republic Pictures....  more
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    6

    Springtime in the Sierras

    Roy Rogers, Andy Devine

    Released1947

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    Springtime in the Sierras is a 1947 American film directed by William Witney and starring Roy Rogers....  more
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    27
    4

    South of Caliente

    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

    Released1951

    Directed byWilliam Witney

    South of Caliente is a 1951 American film starring Roy Rogers. One highlight of the film is the gypsy dance as done by Lillian Molieri. Her husband Francisco Mayorga worked with Roy in "Hands Across...  more
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    Sunset on the Desert

    Roy Rogers, Frank M. Thomas

    Released1942

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Sunset on the Desert is a 1942 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers....  more