I'm from Arkansas (1944)

STARRING:
Slim Summerville, El Brendel
DIRECTED BY:
Lew Landers
GENRE:
Comedy, Musical
Welcome to Pitchfork, Arkansas, where proud farmer Juniper Jenkins is celebrating his prize hog Esmeralda giving birth to 18 piglets. The event attracts many tourists and real life country musicians to Pitchfork, including Mary Ford, Merle Travis, Jimmy Wakely, and countless others. Starring as Farmer Jenkins is Slim Summerville, a former Keystone Cop who became one of Hollywood's most reliable journeyman, appearing in everything from Charlie Chan and Shirley Temple movies, to the classic "All Quiet on the Western Front." (BW)