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Bad Men of Thunder Gap (1943)

Approved | | Action, Music, Western | 5 March 1943 (USA)
Texas Rangers Tex Wyatt (Dave O'Brien) and Jim Steele (James Newill) arrive in Thunder Gap as undercover Rangers to investigate the hijacking of supply wagons of food for the miners. They ... See full summary »

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Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (as Dave Tex O'Brien)
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Texas Ranger Jim Steele (as Jim Newill)
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Ed Ransom (as Jack Ingraham)
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John Hobbs
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Hank Turner
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Henchman Horne
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Henchman Clem
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Cal Shrum ...
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The Rhythm Rangers ...
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Robert Hoag ...
Fiddle Player (as The Rhythm Rangers)
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Texas Rangers Tex Wyatt (Dave O'Brien) and Jim Steele (James Newill) arrive in Thunder Gap as undercover Rangers to investigate the hijacking of supply wagons of food for the miners. They come to town as members of a medicine-wagon troupe headed by another Ranger, Panhandle Perkins (Guy Wilkerson). Tex discovers the offices of the Hard Rock Mining Company being robbed by Ed Ransom (Jack Ingram), owner of the local freight company. One of Ransom's gang slugs Tex and kills an official of the mining company. Ransom tells the townspeople he arrived at the scene too late to stop the robbery and the killing and blames Tex. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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YOU CAN'T STOP THREE TORNADOES...When They Back Their Play With Red-Hot '45s! Songs In Their Hearts...Death In Their Fists! See more »

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Action | Music | Western

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5 March 1943 (USA)  »

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Thunder Gap Outlaws  »

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The earliest documented telecast of this film in New York City occurred Monday 16 December 1946 on WNBT (Channel 4). See more »

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Followed by Border Buckaroos (1943) See more »

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Ride, Ride, Ride
Written by Cal Shrum
Performed by Cal Shrum and The Rhythm Rangers
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