Neath Canadian Skies

1449. ‘NEATH CANADIAN SKIES (1946-usa). With Russell Hayden, Inez Cooper, Cliff Nazarro, Kermit Maynard, Jack Mulhall. Russell Hayden began his film career in back of the camera, starting as a grip and rising to assistant cameraman. In his later years, he was to produce and direct early television Westerns. Yet his natural good looks and ability to ride tall in the saddle could not keep him from remaining comÂpletely behind the scenes, and he debuted as a screen actor In the mid-1930s. He became quickly popular as a supporting and, then, lead performer in several B Western series. By 1946, when ‘Neath Canadian Skies was released! Hayden was in his prime as a Western star. He’s cast in this fast-paced adventure as a hard-riding sergeant in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. If seems that. In one untamed region, there’s a faction that dislikes the presence of Mounties. One, in fact, has recently been murdered-along with several honest miners who’ve been toiling to strike it rich. So Hayden is sent out to investigate. ‘Neath Canadian Skies features a fine supporting cast of B Western regulars-most notably Kermit Maynard, kid brother of Ken, who was a cowboy star in his own right a decade-and- a-half before.41 minutes. Western