6.3/10
87
8 user 6 critic

The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939)

Approved | | Romance, Western | 29 December 1939 (USA)
An orphan whose father has been killed by bandits inherits a mine. Cisco saves the mine and the child and also finds the child's real mother.

Director:

Writers:

(screen play), (original story) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Cisco saves a stagecoach from being robbed and takes a shine to one of the passengers whose father is in cahoots with a vicious criminal who plans to murder him.

Director: Norman Foster
Stars: Cesar Romero, Jean Rogers, Chris-Pin Martin
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In between romantic bouts with a widow, the Cisco Kid corrals a gang of bad guys led by a crooked judge; the gang are driving people off their land and blaming it on the Kid.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone
Stars: Cesar Romero, Mary Beth Hughes, Dana Andrews
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The Cisco Kid and his buddy Gordito arrive in town and learn that Cisco is supposedly dead. Not only that: Before his death, he is believed to have attempted to steal Susan Wetherby's land.

Director: Otto Brower
Stars: Cesar Romero, Sheila Ryan, Robert Sterling
Libeled Lady (1936)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A newspaper man, his jilted fiancée, and his lawyer hatch an elaborate scheme to turn a false news-story into the truth, before a high-society woman can sue for libel.

Director: Jack Conway
Stars: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An ambitious young executive chooses a loveless marriage and an unfulfilling personal life in exchange for a successful Wall Street career.

Director: Mark Robson
Stars: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Myrna Loy
The Westerner (1940)
Drama | Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Judge Roy Bean, a self-appointed hanging judge in Vinergaroon, Texas, befriends saddle tramp Cole Harden, who opposes Bean's policy against homesteaders.

Director: William Wyler
Stars: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport
Beau Geste (1939)
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Three adopted English brothers join the French Foreign Legion in North Africa, after one of them steals their adoptive family's famous heirloom sapphire.

Director: William A. Wellman
Stars: Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston
Topper (1937)
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A fun-loving couple, finding that they died and are now ghosts, decide to shake up the stuffy lifestyle of a friend of theirs.

Director: Norman Z. McLeod
Stars: Cary Grant, Constance Bennett, Roland Young
The Outlaw (1943)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Western legends Pat Garrett, Doc Holliday and Billy the Kid are played against each other over the law and the attentions of vivacious country vixen Rio McDonald.

Directors: Howard Hughes, Howard Hawks
Stars: Jack Buetel, Thomas Mitchell, Jane Russell
Dodge City (1939)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A Texas cattle agent witnesses first hand, the brutal lawlessness of Dodge City and takes the job of sheriff to clean the town up.

Director: Michael Curtiz
Stars: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Ann Sheridan
Jesse James (1939)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

Directors: Henry King, Irving Cummings
Stars: Tyrone Power, Henry Fonda, Nancy Kelly
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In Arizona a young woman who's being manipulated by an evil businessman is helped by the Cisco Kid who happens to be there on holiday.

Director: Herbert I. Leeds
Stars: Warner Baxter, Lynn Bari, Cesar Romero
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Chris-Pin Martin ...
Gordito
...
Tommy Bates
...
Jim Harbison
Virginia Field ...
Billie Graham
Harry Green ...
Teasdale
Gloria Ann White ...
Baby
John Beach ...
Stevens
...
Walton
J. Anthony Hughes ...
Murdered Miner
James Burke ...
Pop Saunders
Harry Hayden ...
Sheriff
James Flavin ...
Sergeant O'Riley
Ruth Warren ...
Ma Saunders
Edit

Storyline

Just as Harbison kills a miner, Cisco and Gordito arrive and the dying miner rips his map into three pieces. Harbison tries to get the other two pieces but Cisco continues to outwit him. When Cisco takes the map from Billie who took it from Harbison, she identifies him and he is jailed. Having a change of heart she has a plan to get him out and he has a plan to trap Harbison. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

O. Henry's famous caballero faces deadly danger... in a senorita's eyes!

Genres:

Romance | Western

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

29 December 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cisco és a lady  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Tommy Bates: Excuse me, sir. Could you tell me where the schoolhouse is?
Pop Saunders: Surest thing. Up the street about two blocks... where it says Dead Eye Saloon.
Tommy Bates: Well?
Pop Saunders: That's it.
Tommy Bates: What? The Dead Eye Saloon is a schoolhouse?
Pop Saunders: Yep. The owner got killed so we moved the kids in there.
See more »

Connections

Follows The Cisco Kid (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Rosita
(uncredited)
Music by Gustave Haenschen
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
No Pancho?
21 March 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I grew up with Duncan Renaldo as O. Henry's The Cisco Kid and and Leo Carillo as his sidekick Pancho, so watching toothy Caesar Romero in the title role and Chris-Pin Martin as his sidekick "Gordito," came as quite a shock. I have also seen Warner Baxter as the Kid, but for me, Renaldo will always be Cisco. This lighthearted romp, little more than a filler piece, has Cisco rescuing a baby and keeping the bad guys at bay. Very little action. Mostly, we watch Romero grin his way through a series of scenes, including a badly staged dance number that seems to go on forever. I am trying to remember if this Cisco Kid ever took his hat off for anything. This is a historic curiosity rather than a must-see. Future cowboy star and one of Dinah Shore's spouses, George Montgomery, costars.


0 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?