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Square Shooter (1935)

Passed  -  Romance | Western  -  21 January 1935 (USA)
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Having been framed for murder, Tim returns from prison to clear his name and retrieve the ranch taken from his uncle with a forged will. He finds the real will but his friend Johnny becomes... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Tim McCoy ...
Tim Baxter
Julie Bishop ...
Sally Wayne (as Jacqueline Wells)
Erville Alderson ...
Dr. Wayne (as Erville Anderson)
John Darrow ...
Johnny Lloyd
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Jed Miller
J. Farrell MacDonald ...
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Wheeler Oakman ...
Jim Thorne
Steve Clark ...
Henchman Pete
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Having been framed for murder, Tim returns from prison to clear his name and retrieve the ranch taken from his uncle with a forged will. He finds the real will but his friend Johnny becomes jealous when he sees Tim with his girlfriend and gives Tim's hiding place away to the men responsible for Tim's trouble. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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ranch | will | doctor | father | hideout | See more »

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HERE HE COMES - the rough-riding Robin Hood of the range!

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Romance | Western

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21 January 1935 (USA)  »

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One of over a hundred Columbia features, mostly Westerns, sold to Hygo Television Films in the 1950s, who marketed them under the name of Gail Pictures; opening credits were redesigned, with some titles misspelled, the credit order of the players rearranged, some names misspelled, and new end titles attached, thus eliminating any evidence of their Columbia roots. Apparently, the original material was not retained in most of the cases, and the films have survived, even in the Sony library, only with these haphazardly created replacement opening and end credits. See more »

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In the opening credits, character actor Erville Alderson, who had a memorable part in "Sergeant York" as a cantankerous skinflint, is listed as Erville Anderson. See more »

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Col Tim McCoy in another entertaining western
8 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Colonel Tim McCoy starred in many great western films in a career that lasted from the silent era through the 1960's. His on screen persona was matched by his heroic off-screen exploits. This film is a well written saga of a stolen inheritance and McCoy's attempts to regain what is rightfully his.

This film has a good mix of action, humor and suspense. Tim McCoy excelled in this genre and was aided here by a good supporting cast.The story is compelling and a notch above most films of the era. No needless singing cowboys or clown-like sidekicks are to be found here ......

Despite its age, this film holds up well and is worth watching again & again !


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