Cowboy from Brooklyn is a 1938 American musical comedy film starring Pat O'Brien, Dick Powell, Priscilla Lane, Ann Sheridan, and Ronald Reagan.
Directed by Lloyd Bacon. With Dick Powell, Pat O'Brien, Priscilla Lane, Dick Foran. An actor can only get a radio job if he can prove that he's an authentic cowboy.
Overview of Cowboy from Brooklyn, 1938, directed by Lloyd Bacon, with Dick Powell, Pat O'Brien, Priscilla Lane, at Turner Classic Movies
Dick Powell stars as a Brooklynite who becomes a cowboy in spite of himself. Drifting into a small western town, Powell takes the only job available as a ranch hand.