In 1870 Texas, a man comes home to find his father murdered. He trails an outlaw until he discovers he's part of a gang. He calls in the Texas Rangers.



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Complete credited cast:
Luke Stevens
Bull Lossomer (as Joseph Sawyer)
Truman Bradley ...
Texas Ranger Capt. Laramie
Sheriff Red Morgan
Andrew Tombes ...
Sheriff Frank Taylor


Texas Ranger Buck Duane comes home to find that his father, Tom Duane, has been murdered. In revenging the death, he is branded an outlaw and is forced to flee to a small Texas town where others connected to his quest are. There, he is befriended by saloon entertainer Kate and meets and falls in love with Nancy Bowdrey. He finally, after several gunfights, secures the evidence to clear his name, and is aided by his old Texas Ranger comrades in bringing the outlaws to justice. Written by Les Adams <>

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A BLAZING SIX-GUN AT ITS the hands of the West's best gunslinger!







Release Date:

26 September 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Le dernier des Duanes  »

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Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


William Farnum who plays Texas Ranger Maj. McNeil in this movies has previously played the lead role, Buck Duane, in The Last of the Duanes (1919), the very first adaptation of the novel. See more »


Remake of The Last of the Duanes (1930) See more »

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