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Three Texas Steers (1939)

Passed | | Action, Western | 12 May 1939 (USA)
Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she's never visited, but for sentimental reasons won't sell to Mike Abbott. Her partners, secretly in league with Abbott, sabotage the ... See full summary »

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Sheriff Brown (as Rosco Ates)
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Nancy Evans, lovely circus owner, has a ranch that she's never visited, but for sentimental reasons won't sell to Mike Abbott. Her partners, secretly in league with Abbott, sabotage the circus to force Nancy to sell the ranch; instead, she goes there to live. Will her neighbors, the Three Mesquiteers, be a match for the secret swindlers? And what's so valuable about that run-down ranch anyway? Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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THEY HIT THE CIRCUS TRAILS IN A FAST-RIDING, ACTION-THRILLER THAT ENDS IN A BLAZE OF GLORY ON THE RACE-TRACK! (original poster-all caps) See more »

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Action | Western

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12 May 1939 (USA)  »

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Danger Rides the Range  »

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Ray Corrigan not only plays his familiar character of Tucson Smith, second billed of the Three Mesquiteers, but also, billed as 'Naba', plays Willie the Gorilla. See more »

Quotes

Henchman Steve: Well, this is just great. We wreck the circus to make her sell the ranch and now she's going to live on it.
George Ward: No she's not.
Henchman Steve: Well, what are you going to do?
George Ward: We'll be in Mesquite ahead of the young lady with a reception committee.
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Follows Ghost-Town Gold (1936) See more »

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