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The Cherokee Flash (1945)

Approved  |   |  Western  |  13 December 1945 (USA)
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Lawyer Butler, wanting Jeff Carson's ranch, has the Sheriff and his gang frame the bank holdup on him. Then they kill a witness that could free Carson and blame the murder on his son Sunset... See full summary »

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Tom London ...
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Jeff Carson
John Merton ...
Mark Butler aka Blackie
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Sheriff Baldwin
Frank Jaquet ...
Doc Mason
Fred Graham ...
Tom Stanton
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Pierce Lyden ...
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James Linn ...
Henchman Rand
Bud Osborne ...
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Lawyer Butler, wanting Jeff Carson's ranch, has the Sheriff and his gang frame the bank holdup on him. Then they kill a witness that could free Carson and blame the murder on his son Sunset. But Sunset escapes, frees his father, and then sets a trap to catch the real killers. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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The telltale nickname
22 June 2014 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

Seeing this film it is interesting to see Roy Barcroft as a good guy as that happened so rarely on the big screen. What's more he and Sunset Carson are father and son.

Back in the day Barcroft was an outlaw known as The Cherokee Flash and has been trying to live it down. But some of his old gang keep trying to drag him back in. Trying to use that to their advantage are crooked lawyer John Merton and crooked sheriff Bud Geary who want the ranch that Barcroft owns.

Fortunately for him Barcroft has an adopted son in Sunset Carson and a loyal hand in Tom London. One ironic thing was that Barcroft had knowledge of a nickname that could have unraveled the dastardly doings long before they were if Sunset had only told him.

The Cherokee Flash is a good introduction to cowboy hero Sunset Carson.


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