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Sundown on the Prairie (1939)

Approved | | Western | 8 February 1939 (USA)
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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Complete credited cast:
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Tex
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Ananias
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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
Frank Ellis ...
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 Edward Peil)
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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THAT SOFT-SINGING TEXAN PLAYS WITH DYNAMITE - ENOUGH TO BLOW HIM TO KINGDOM COME! (original poster-all caps) See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

8 February 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Riders of Sundown  »

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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

Sundown On The Prairie
Written by Albert von Tilzer (as Al von Tilzer) and Harry MacPherson
Sung by Junita Street
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