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The Girl and the Gambler (1939)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 16 June 1939 (USA)
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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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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El Rayo, aka Don José Maria Lopez y Tostado
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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
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Gomez
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Madge
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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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Adapted fro David Belasco's historic production of Willard Mack's stage thriller! (original print ad) See more »


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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 The Dove (1927) See more »

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Negrita No Me Dejas
Written by Aaron González
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