Lay That Rifle Down


Lay That Rifle Down is a 1955 American comedy film directed by Charles Lamont starring Judy Canova. It was the thirteenth and last in a series of Judy Canova films released by Republic Pictures.[1]

Lay That Rifle Down
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Directed byCharles Lamont
Written byBarry Shipman
Produced bySidney Picker
StarringJudy Canova
CinematographyJohn L. Russell
Edited byArthur Roberts
Music byR. Dale Butts
Republic Pictures
Distributed byRepublic Pictures
Release date
  • July 7, 1955 (1955-07-07) (United States)
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited States


Judy Canova works in a hotel for her domineering aunt. Her unscrupulous relatives try to blackmail and dupe her into selling her apparently worthless farm, having been led to believe that it has enormous potential value by a couple of confidence tricksters.

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See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Hurst p.233


  • Hurst, Richard M. Republic Studios: Beyond Poverty Row and the Majors. Scarecrow Press, 2007.

External linksEdit

  • Lay That Rifle Down at IMDb