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A cowboy detective goes up against a gang of big-city thugs trying to set up a protection racket out west.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Rex Bell ...
'Breezy' Kildare
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Ruth Carter
Matthew Betz ...
Joe Carter
Huntley Gordon ...
Roy D'Arcy ...
Jess Harvey
Robert Ellis ...
B.H. 'Butch' Owens
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Mrs. Myrna Wallace
Harry Semels ...
Louie Walsh
Al Bridge ...
Al (Owens henchman)
Rae Daggett ...
Rae Walsh
John Elliott ...
Martin Kildare
Gordon De Main ...
Rancher (as G.D. Wood)
...
Walrus (as George Hays)
Earl Dwire ...
Cattleman
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When Owens' gang shoots it out in a New York nightclub, detective Breezy Kildare is wounded. After he recovers he takes a vacation at his father's ranch in Wyoming. Here he meets Owens again and finds him running a protection racket. When Breezy tries to stop him, Owens makes plans to eliminate Breezy. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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10 September 1932 (USA)  »

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(Balsley and Phillips Sound System)

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[the Owens gang has just shot Martin Kildare]
Jimmy 'Breezy' Kildare: The Owens mob just left here - they got my dad.
Rancher: What?
Jimmy 'Breezy' Kildare: You men follow the road... we're going to take the short cut and head 'em off at the rocks!
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New York Visits Wyoming
17 March 2010 | by (The Lonesome Prairie) – See all my reviews

Detective Rex Bell is shot by gangsters in a New York nightclub. Coming home to his father's Wyoming ranch in order to recuperate, he trades his city-slicker outfit for a cowboy hat and jeans. Rex soon finds the gang that shot him, trying to muscle there way into new territory by selling "protection" to the local cattlemen.

A fun little cowboys-versus-gangsters picture, this combines two of the nineteen-thirties most endearing B-movie genres into a neat little package. One scene has vengeful gangsters mowing down cattle with a Tommy-gun!

The following year, Monogram Pictures and producer Paul Malvern launched a new line of B-westerns under the Lone Star moniker, featuring their new contract star John Wayne. Much in the same vein as the Wayne vehicles, Broadway To Cheyenne has some decent action scenes and appearances by western stars George "Gabby" Hayes and Earl Dwire.


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