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Broadway to Cheyenne (1932)

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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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Complete credited cast:
Rex Bell ...
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Ruth Carter
Matthew Betz ...
Joe Carter
Huntley Gordon ...
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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)
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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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The heroic idol of young America!

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Western

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10 September 1932 (USA)  »

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From Broadway to Cheyenne  »

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(Balsley and Phillips Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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[last lines]
Ruth Carter: [reads Breezy's train ticket] Cheyenne to New York.
Jimmy 'Breezy' Kildare: Yep, back to the big town. Now that Dad's well again, there's nothing to keep me here.
Ruth Carter: I wish it read the other way.
Jimmy 'Breezy' Kildare: You mean Broadway to Cheyenne?
Ruth Carter: Uh-huh.
Jimmy 'Breezy' Kildare: Shucks, there's no sense my going then... alone.
Ruth Carter: Unh-uh.
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Suicide and maybe some early near nudity but still fun
1 August 2009 | by (Central Midwest, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie has cars and horses and nightclubs and pool table saloons. Machine guns and cows and big city mobsters who have a beef with the beef ranchers. High steaks, but the only T bone you will see is a trombone just before the lights go out. Really you have to see it. This movie has phone booth violence and wide open spaces chases and gunfights in the Rockies. It actually has a drive by shooting. I won't give away any of the plot but I will tell you Clara Bow had excellent taste. Young Rex Bell here, still in his twenties, does a strip scene which probably got everyone in the theater to buy another ticket to watch again to see if what they saw was for real. At about 17 minutes into the movie watch for Rex to be stripped by a bunch of cowboys. All in good fun, of course. These are manly men who just want to take the young guy's clothes off. Then go watch some football. Not only do they strip him down to his white boxers, but apparently this was before they had learned how to sew the opening of those boxers ( or maybe loose briefs ) closed. No tape was used to conceal anything. Nothing major is showing except maybe that opening might be more clear in the first editions of this movie. I watched a fuzzy image... fuzzy might be the key word. This movie is actually good enough for most people who are able to accept black and white. I think Rex Bell could be a star today if he looked like this and acted like this. He is very charming. When I first moved to Nevada in the early 1960s Rex was the Leutenant Governor and he was very much liked by Nevadans. I recommend this and be sure to watch any Clara Bow movie to see Rex's wife Clara. Look up their story. They had amazing careers plus wild private lives. There is one suicide in this movie and it was realistic for its time.


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