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Son of Zorro (1947)

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A man returning home after having fought in the Civil War discovers that corrupt politicians have taken over the county and are terrorizing and shaking down the citizens. He dons the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
George Turner ...
Jeffrey Stewart / Zorro
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Kate Wells
Roy Barcroft ...
Henchman Boyd
Ed Cassidy ...
Sheriff Moody (as Edward Cassidy)
Ernie Adams ...
Judge Hyde
Stanley Price ...
Edmund Cobb ...
Stockton
Ken Terrell ...
George Thomas - Store Clerk
Wheaton Chambers ...
Caleb Baldwin [Chs. 2-3, 5, 9]
Fred Graham ...
Henchman Quirt [Ch. 4]
Eddie Parker ...
Melton [Chs. 10-11]
Si Jenks ...
Fred [Ch. 1]
Jack O'Shea ...
Henchman Hood [Ch. 10]
Jack Kirk ...
Charlie Grimes [Ch. 4]
Tom Steele ...
Henchman Leach [Chs. 5-6, 9]
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Storyline

A man returning home after having fought in the Civil War discovers that corrupt politicians have taken over the county and are terrorizing and shaking down the citizens. He dons the costume of his ancestor, the famous Zorro, and sets out to bring them to justice. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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THE BOLDEST MAN IN THE WEST LIVES AGAIN...striking blow after blow against ruthless...reckless renegades!


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Release Date:

18 January 1947 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Zorro Strikes Again  »

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Budget:

$146,723 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(13 episodes) | (72 + 77' minutes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Chapter titles:
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  • 7. The Fatal Records


  • 8. Third Degree


  • 9. Shoot To Kill


  • 10. Den Of The Beast


  • 11. The Devil's Trap


  • 12. Blazing Walls


  • 13. Checkmate


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More western then Zorro this is too mechanical to be great
3 July 2008 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Hero returns from the Civil War and finds his home county over run by crooked politicians who are taxing everyone out of existence. Run of the mill western is pretty good but what is Zorro doing in all of this? Clearly it was time to crank out the old cliffhangers and use them again. Give Republic points for turning out well done action chapter plays but take a few simply because we've seen it all before, in the B westerns they and other studios were producing. It suffers from being too much the run of the western serial mill. However if you haven't seen many serials or B-Westerns, this is a good little time killer.

6 out of 10 simply because its so by the numbers


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