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Eyes of Texas (1948)

Approved | | Western | 15 July 1948 (USA)
A ranch owner (Francis Ford) turns his place into a home for boys who have lost their fathers in World War II. His evil female lawyer (Nana Bryant) covets the ranch and works in cahoots ... See full summary »

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A ranch owner (Francis Ford) turns his place into a home for boys who have lost their fathers in World War II. His evil female lawyer (Nana Bryant) covets the ranch and works in cahoots with Ford's long-lost nephew and a pack of killer dogs to get it. U.S. Marshal Roy Rogers puts an end to her plans. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Keep an eye on that scene when Roy Rogers gets into a scrap with henchman Vic Rabin and the rest of his rowdies. The tear on the back of Roy's shirt changes size and shape throughout the fight. See more »

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Texas Trails
Written by Tim Spencer
Performed by Roy Rogers and the Sons of the Pioneers
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Good for a western
12 August 2006 | by (New Iberia , Louisiana) – See all my reviews

I cannot believe that (Dick 47 and Snow Leopard) put their comments on this site blasting this movie. The film " Eyes of Texas " made way back in 1948 is one of the best of the Roy Rogers flicks. There were a few good ones. Several done with Penny Edwards were passable also. This film features Nana Bryant...and she is at her best as the crooked lawyer Hattie Waters. If you watch it again notice how well she attacks her lines. She had some experience on the Broadway stage and it shows here. Nana Bryant is a real serious actress and she is light-years ahead of the rest of the cast. Andy Devine is good as always . The plot was a bit shallow but it was written for a young audience. I think that the film can be appreciated by film historians as one of the best Roy Rogers movies.........John in Louisiana.....


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