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Shadows of Death (1945)

Approved | | Western | 19 April 1945 (USA)
With the railroad coming to Red Rock, trouble is expected and Billy has been sent ot help his friend Fuzzy who is the town's Sheriff, Judge, and barber. When the man that sent Billy is ... See full summary »

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With the railroad coming to Red Rock, trouble is expected and Billy has been sent ot help his friend Fuzzy who is the town's Sheriff, Judge, and barber. When the man that sent Billy is murdered and the railroad location map stolen, broken match sticks point to Vic Landreau. While Billy tries to find the missing map, Landreau suspects Billy is on to him and plans to have him killed. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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With the railroad coming to Red Rock, trouble is expected and Billy has been sent to help his friend Fuzzy who is the town's Sheriff, Judge, and barber.

When the man that sent Billy is murdered and the railroad location map stolen, broken match sticks point to Vic Landreau.

While Billy tries to find the missing map, Landreau suspects Billy is on to him and plans to have him killed.

One of the slowest westerns you'll ever see.

Stars Buster Crabbe and Al St John who was related to Fatty Arbuckle and a friend of Buster Keaton.


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