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The Man from Monterey (1933)

 -  Western  -  15 July 1933 (USA)
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Duke, John's Horse
Ruth Hall ...
Dolores Castanares
Luis Alberni ...
Felipe Guadalupe Constacio Delgado Santa Cruz de la Verranca
Donald Reed ...
Don Luis Gonzales
Nina Quartero ...
Anita Garcia (as Nena Quartero)
Francis Ford ...
Don Pablo Gonzales
Lafe McKee ...
Don Jose Castanares
Lillian Leighton ...
Juanita
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Jake Morgan (as Charles Whitaker)
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In old California Captain John Holmes must convince landowner Don Jose Cantares to register his land or face having it become public domain. Don Luis Gonzales, with rather selfish motives, is trying to convince him to do otherwise. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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15 July 1933 (USA)  »

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Der Mann Von Monterey  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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Captain John Holmes: You know, Felipe, there's something suspicious about all this.
Felipe Guadalupe Constacio Delgado Santa Cruz de la Verranca: Senor, we shall consult the cards. They never fail. Ah, they never fail.
Captain John Holmes: Aw, stick those cards in your...
Felipe Guadalupe Constacio Delgado Santa Cruz de la Verranca: SENOR!
Captain John Holmes: ...in your pocket. Come on.
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Mexican Dance
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Written by Xavier Cugat
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Don't bother

The Man from Monterey has virtually nothing to offer the movie fan, not even the John Wayne completist. Its story is hackneyed, its actor's mostly amateurish and their character's boring. On the plus side, the exterior scenery is pleasant and Luis Alberni gives a comic performance that, while not especially funny, seems positively inspired compared with the rest of the cast. But undoubtedly the movie's greatest asset is that it lasts less than an hour.


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