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Sundown on the Prairie (1939)

Tex and Ananias are sent by the government to capture some Santa Fe rustlers. Tex recognizes Hendricks as an outlaw, captures him and learns that Hendricks intends to meet a rustler named ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Al Herman)

Writers:

(story and screenplay) (as William Nolte), (story and screenplay)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Tex
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Ruth Graham
Karl Hackett ...
Jack Hendricks
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Nate Dorgan (as Charles King Jr.)
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Henchman Hank
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Henchman Chuck (as Frank B. Ellis)
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Henchman Slim
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Henchman Blackie
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Graham
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John (as Ed Pier Sr.)
The Musical Tornados ...
Saloon Musicians (as Tex Ritter's Musical Tornadoes)
Junita Street ...
Saloon Singer (as Juanita Street)
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Storyline

Tex and Ananias are sent by the government to capture some Santa Fe rustlers. Tex recognizes Hendricks as an outlaw, captures him and learns that Hendricks intends to meet a rustler named Dorgan. Tex goes instead and finds out that Dorgan plans to move rustled cattle through the ranch owned by Graham and his daughter Ruth. Dorgan has Graham Pass set to be dynamited to stop any pursuit. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Tex throws terror into the heart of cattle smugglers...when he trades in his guitar for six-shooters! (original print ad) See more »

Genres:

Western

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Release Date:

8 February 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Riders of Sundown  »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The earliest documented telecasts of this film took place in Detroit Saturday 17 July 1948 on WWJ (Channel 2), in St. Louis Thursday 29 July 1948 on KSD (Channel 5), in Cincinnati Wednesday 7 September 1949 on WCPO (Channel 7), and in Philadelphia Wednesday 28 December 1949 on WPTZ (Channel 3). See more »

Soundtracks

Dust On My Saddle
Written by Dwight Butcher and Tex Ritter
Sung by Tex Ritter
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