Oscar Movies: Green Grass of Wyoming

Adapted to the big screen from a novel by Mary O’Hara, and directed by Louis King, The Green Grass of Wyoming tells the story of horse ranchers.

The cast includes Peggy Cummins, Robert Arthur, Charles Coburn, and Lloyd Nolan.

Previous screen adaptations of O’Hara’s novels are: My Friend Flicka in 1943 and Thunderhead, Friend of Flicka in 1945.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Cinematography (color): Charles G. Clarke

Oscar Awards: None

 

Oscar Context:

The winners were Joseph Valentine, William V. Skall, and Winton Hoch for Joan of Arc.