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Trouble in Texas (1937)

 -  Action | Comedy | Musical  -  6 March 1937 (USA)
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Rodeo stars are being killed with poisoned needles, and Tex Ritter is next on the list.

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White Flash ...
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Carmen Serano (as Rita Cansino)
Yakima Canutt ...
Henchman Squint Palmer
Charles King ...
Henchman Pinto
Horace Murphy ...
Lucky
Earl Dwire ...
Barker
Tex Cooper ...
Rodeo Announcer (as Tom Cooper)
Hal Price ...
Federal Officer
Glenn Strange ...
Middleton Sheriff
Jack C. Smith ...
Bix (as Jack Smith)
The Texas Tornadoes ...
Musicians (as Tex Ritter's Tornadoes)
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Tex is on the rodeo circuit looking for the men that killed his brother and he finds them in Middleton. Barker expects his man Squint to win the prize money but when Tex starts winning all the events, they put the poisoned needle in his halter rope, planning to have him mysteriously die just as the others did. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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THE COWBOY SINGING SENSATION IN A ROUND-UP OF THRILLS AND MELODY! See more »


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6 March 1937 (USA)  »

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Amazona do Texas  »

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Quotes

Middleton Sheriff: What's going on here?
Tex Masters: Why, me and this hombre were just going to settle a little argument - that is, if they have a private room that they don't value too highly.
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Soundtracks

The Rodeo Song
Written by Tex Ritter and Frank Sanucci
Sung by Tex Ritter with Rudy Sooter and Texas Tornados Band
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OK B Film
2 May 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

B western with singing Tex Ritter and Rita Hayworth using her given last name.

The songs will kill you.

Glenn Strange -- who paid Frankenstein's monster in the Abbott and Costello film is in it too!

It's just an OK B picture.

Synopsis: Tex is on the rodeo circuit looking for the men that killed his brother and he finds them in Middleton.

Barker expects his man Squint to win the prize money but when Tex starts winning all the events, they put the poisoned needle in his halter rope, planning to have him mysteriously die just as the others did.


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