Riding High
Theatrical release poster
Directed byGeorge Marshall
Written byJames Montgomery (play)
Art Arthur
Walter DeLeon
Arthur Phillips
Produced byFred Kohlmar
StarringDorothy Lamour
Dick Powell
CinematographyHarry Hallenberger
Karl Struss
Edited byLeRoy Stone
Music byCharles Bradshaw
Leo Shuken
Victor Young
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release dates
  • November 11, 1943 (1943-11-11) (United States)
  • December 22, 1943 (1943-12-22) (New York City)
Running time
88 minutes
CountryUnited States

Riding High (also known as Melody Inn) is a 1943 American comedy film starring Dorothy Lamour and Dick Powell, made in Technicolor, and released by Paramount Pictures. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Sound Recording (Loren L. Ryder).[1]


A city girl goes out West to star in a nightclub act and meets a gold prospector.



  1. ^ "The 16th Academy Awards (1944) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-14.