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Check Your Guns (1948)

Passed  -  Action | Drama | Music  -  24 January 1948 (USA)
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Dean takes over as Sheriff of Red Gap and makes everyone check their guns at his office. But he is in trouble as Taggert's men continue their lawlessness and the crooked judge Hammond lets them go when they are caught.

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Complete credited cast:
Eddie Dean ...
White Cloud ...
White Cloud
Roscoe Ates ...
Nancy Gates ...
Cathy Jordan
George Chesebro ...
Banker Farrell
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Brad Taggert (as Stan Jolley)
Mikel Conrad ...
Henchman Ace Banyon
Lane Bradford ...
Henchman Slim Grogan
Terry Frost ...
Henchman Sloane
Wally West ...
Henchman (as Mason Wynn)
Dee Cooper ...
Henchman
William Fawcett ...
Judge Hammond (as Bill Fawcett)
Andy Parker ...
Jeff - Musician - Deputy
The Plainsmen ...
Ranch Hands - Musicians
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Eddie Dean arrives in the frontier town of Red Gap and finds that a crooked judge and a gang of hired henchmen. working for Brad Taggert, control the town. He becomes Sheriff after the town sheriff is shot, and aided by his sidekick, "Soapy" Jones and Cathy Jordan, daughter of a rancher murdered by the Taggert gang, sets out to restore law and order to Red Gap. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Lawbreakers vs. Lawmakers in a SIX-GUN SHOWDOWN! (original print ad) See more »

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Action | Drama | Music | Western

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24 January 1948 (USA)  »

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Edited into Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch (1976) See more »

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A Miserable Onery Coyote
Written by Eddie Dean and Hal Blair
Sung by Eddie Dean with Andy Parker and The Plainsmen
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Sheriff Dean disarms the riff-raff !
19 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This shoot-em-up from baritone-voiced Eddie Dean was entertaining and one of his better efforts.As a singing lawman, Eddie moves to tame and disarm a town that has been way too rowdy to suit him.

This film benefits from Dean's easy-going charm, good action sequences and a notable supporting cast ----- look for several familiar faces here. I was not crazy about the songs...... but I guess they were fairly decent.

Eddie Dean films were usually pretty routine, but this one is above-average. The mix of plot, casting and action make this one worth watching again & again!


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