Learning of a certain cantina dancer, the notorious outlaw El Rayo bets he can bring her voluntarily back that night. Arriving he learns she loves the craps table operator Johnny Powell. ... See full summary »

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El Rayo, aka Don José Maria Lopez y Tostado
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Steffi Duna ...
Dolores 'The Dove' Romero
Donald MacBride ...
Mike Bascom
Chris-Pin Martin ...
Pasqual
Edward Raquello ...
Rodolfo Ramos
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Charlie
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Pedro
Frank Puglia ...
Gomez
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Madge
Paul Sutton ...
Manuelo
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Andres
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Tomaso
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Learning of a certain cantina dancer, the notorious outlaw El Rayo bets he can bring her voluntarily back that night. Arriving he learns she loves the craps table operator Johnny Powell. When Johnny catches one of El Rayo's men with loaded dice, he has to outdraw him. El Rayo gets Johnny put in jail and tells the dancer he will have his men break him out and hang him unless she comes with him. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Meet El Rayo(The Lightnin), border bandit supreme; half hero, half devil, with a genius for larceny and a weakness for the ladies. (original poster) See more »


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Passed | See all certifications »
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16 June 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Pomba e o Milhafre  »

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(RCA Victor System)

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1.37 : 1
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The original play opened in New York City, New York, USA, on 11 February 1925 and had 101 performances. In the cast were Judith Anderson and Sidney Toler. See more »

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Version of Girl of the Rio (1932) See more »

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Written by Aaron González
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