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The Big Stampede (1932)

Passed | | Western | 8 October 1932 (USA)
Deputy Sheriff John Steele recruits bandit Sonora Joe to help him find out who's been bumping off all the local lawmen and rustling the cattle.

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Sam Crew
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Henchman Arizona
Mae Madison ...
Ginger Malloy
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Sonora Joe
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Sherwood Bailey ...
Pat Malloy
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Cal Brett
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Major Parker (as Joseph Girard)
Duke ...
Duke' - John's Horse
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Storyline

Both Sam Crew and his gang and Sonora Joe and his men are rustlers after a cattle herd just arriving. John Steele, sent by the Governor, is out to stop them. Greatly outnumbered, Steele's plan is to deputize Sonora and his men to fight the Crew gang. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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(Western Electric System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The horse known as "DUKE" appeared in six films with John Wayne - The Big Stampede (1932); Haunted Gold (1932); Ride Him, Cowboy! (1932); The Telegraph Trail (1932); The Man from Monterey (1933); Somewhere in Sonora (1933). See more »

Quotes

Sonora Joe: [Entering a saloon with his vaqueros] Why all this silence? Is this a saloon or somebody she's dead?
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Artful Horsemanship
5 February 2004 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The person of the 25 year old John Wayne is beginning to merge with the western genre film. He is developing a following by this with convincing fist fights. He is a household name churning out 10 films per year.


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