When a herd of wild horses consigned to Mexico is rustled in the USA, the Mexican government sends a special agent to investigate.


(as Robert Tansey)


(story) (as Robert Emmett), (story)


Complete credited cast:
Tom Sterling / Jim Vernon
Betty Miles ...
Betty Lane
Frank Yaconelli ...
Jeff Payson (as Glen Strange)
Rex Jenkins
Sheriff Parker
Salesman Slim
Henchman Blackie
Steve Clark ...
Roger Lane
Earl Douglas ...
Henchman Ace (as Lou Yaconelli)
James Sheridan ...
Henchman Buckhorn (as James Sherridan)
Rusty the Horse ...
Rusty, Tom's Horse (as Rusty the Wonder Horse)


Jim Vernon (Tom Keene), Arizona rancher, attempting to fulfill a contract to deliver wild horses to the Mexican government, learns that his first consignment of 200 horses has been stolen by a borderland gang of rustlers. The Mexican authorities send Tom Sterling (Tom Keene) to investigate the theft. When he arrives in town he discovers that he is being mistaken for Jim Vernon. Since the two me look exactly alike, Jim goes into hiding while Tom impersonates him. Gang leader Ace Reed (Earl Douglas), unaware of the switch, puts the stolen horses back onto Jim's ranch, hoping the latter will be strung up for a horse thief and he and his gang can take over Jim's ranch and Mexico contract. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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The fightin'est, shootin'est, ridin'est role an western hero ever had to play! Cyclonic action! See more »


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17 October 1941 (USA)  »

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This film received its earliest documented telecasts in New York City Tuesday 14 September 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Los Angeles Sunday 9 July 1950 on KTLA (Channel 5). See more »

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