Belle of the Yukon is a 1944 American film produced and directed by William A. Seiter and starring Randolph Scott, Gypsy Rose Lee, and Dinah Shore. Based on a story by Houston Branch and set in the days of the great Canadian Gold Rush, the film is about a "reformed" con artist-turned-dance hall owner whose girlfriend, singer Gypsy Rose Lee, tries to keep him on the straight and narrow. In 1946, Belle of the Yukon received Academy Award nominations for Best Original Song and Best Music Scoring.
|Release Date||27 December 1944|
|Tagline||A Technicolor Musical!|
|Filming Locations||Big Bear Valley, San Bernardino National Forest, California, USA|
|Film Class||Musical Western, Musical Romance|
|Themes||Love Triangles, Romantic Betrayal, Going Straight, Cons and Scams, Taming the West|
|Tones||Light, Humorous, Bright, Easygoing, Merry|