The Painted Hills

 

Director: Harold F. Kress
Released: 1951
Actors: Pal, Paul Kelly, Bruce Cowling
Runtime: 68 minutes

A Lassie movie. After years of prospecting, Jonathan finally strikes gold. He returns to town only to discover that his partner has since died and left Tommy fatherless. He decides to leave Shep (played by Lassie) with Tommy to cheer him up.