Moonlight and Cactus (1944 film)


Moonlight and Cactus is a 1944 American musical Western film featuring The Andrews Sisters. The screenplay concerns a ranch owner whose cattle are stolen.

Moonlight and Cactus
Directed byEdward F. Cline
Written byEugene Conrad
Paul Gerard Smith
Produced byFrank Gross
StarringLeo Carrillo
The Andrews Sisters
CinematographyJerome Ash
Edited byRay Snyder
Music byCharles Previn
Hughie Prince
Vic Schoen
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • 1944 (1944)
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited States

Plot summaryEdit

United States Merchant Marine Tom Garrison (Tom Seidel) is the owner of a ranch being run by the Andrew Sisters (Patty, Maxine and Laverne), and all his cattle have been stolen. He hires neighbor Pasqualito Luigi (Leo Carrillo) to find the missing livestock.[1]



  1. ^ "Moonlight and Cactus". AFI Catalog of Feature Films. AFI. Retrieved August 2, 2015.

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