The Light of Western Stars 1930
The Light of Western Stars ★★½ 1930
Brian plays a young woman from the east who comes to claim her late brother's ranch. She meets her murdered brother's best friend (Arlen) who is a drunken cowboy, and he falls madly in love with her. Wanting to impress her, he quickly sobers up and prevents a gang from taking over the ranch. This was Paramount's first talking adaptation of a Grey novel and the third version of this particular Grey novel; silent versions were made in 1918 and 1925. 70m/B VHS, DVD . Richard Arlen, Mary Brian, Regis Toomey, Harry Green, Syd Saylor, George Chandler; D: Otto Brower, Edwin H. Knopf.