Womanizing millionaire Michael Vance is banished from Park Avenue by his long-suffering father to oversee their troubled mining camp in the remote wilderness of Northern Canada. A corrupt syndicate has concealed the mine's rich radium deposits as they plot to wrest control away from the Vance family. Michael has a last shot at redemption as he battles to prevent his family from being swindled out of a fortune.
Shot in scenic Big Bear, California, this "modern western" brims with action, romance and Nelson Eddy-Jeanette MacDonald-type vocalizing by stars John Carroll (Zorro Rides Again) and Movita (the future Mrs. Marlon Brando). Smokey the Dog provides heroic canine thrills in this screen adaptation of a Jack London story. - Tom Weaver
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Actor John Carroll was also a singer and a significant portion of the approximately hour long movie is taken up by singing. He is joined in song by actress, Movita who is perhaps best known as one of Marlon Brando's wives. Another significant portion of the movie is a poorly done dog - wolf fight and the dog courting a wolf. Yes, it is the dog taken from the pet shop at the beginning of the movie.
The movie credits as well as several internet sources claim that the movie is based on Wolf Call by Jack London. Some sources call it The Wolf Call, a novel by Jack London. I can find no Jack London novel or story by either name and did not have enough interest to spend more than roughly a half hour searching.
There is maybe 40 minutes or so of plot and action that is about the quality of the average B movie of the period. It actually reminded me of a typical singing cowboy western. The picture and sound quality of the movie streamed via Amazon Prime is not great but is watchable.