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Bandit King of Texas (1949)

Approved  |   |  Action, Western  |  29 August 1949 (USA)
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The Jewel Land Company of Elko, Texas is selling Government land to settlers. Before any of the settlers can claim their land, they are being killed by McCabe's gang. When Rocky comes to ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Allan Lane ...
Rocky Lane (as Allan 'Rocky' Lane)
Black Jack ...
Eddy Waller ...
Helene Stanley ...
James Nolan ...
Dan McCabe (as Jim Nolan)
Harry Lauter ...
Trem Turner
Robert Bice ...
Henchman Gus
John Hamilton ...
Marshal John Turner
Lane Bradford ...
Henchman Cal Barker
George Lloyd ...
Thatch Dobson (as George H. Lloyd)
Steve Clark ...
Tom Samson
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Land Agent Willets
Danni Sue Nolan ...
Emily Baldwin (as Danni Nolan)
Richard Emory ...
Jim Baldwin
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The Jewel Land Company of Elko, Texas is selling Government land to settlers. Before any of the settlers can claim their land, they are being killed by McCabe's gang. When Rocky comes to Elko to find his friend Jim, he winds up in Jail on a charge of stealing money from the new Marshal. The only person in town that is on his side is Nugget, but there is little that he can do by himself. When Rocky escapes from the jail with another prisoner and the Marshal is shot, he has to find who is behind his problems and what has happened to Jim and Emily. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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CRASHING THRILLS! AS THE RANGE ROCKS WITH ADVENTURE! (original ad - all caps) See more »

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Action | Western

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29 August 1949 (USA)  »

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Piratas de Estrada  »

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Near the end of the movie, as hero Rocky Lane takes after McCabe on horseback, he chases the bad guy on an open trail. As Lane catches up to McCabe and takes him down, they wind up duking it out between two large boulders that weren't there a split second ago. See more »

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Nugget Clark: You seem uncommon lucky in comin' on to other folks's jewelry - leastwise so you always say.
Dan McCabe: You're a fine jeweler, Nugget, but someday if you keep talkin' so much, I'm abt to forget that.
Nugget Clark: Hmmph. I guess the only way for me to keep from swallowing a wasp is to keep my mouth shut, huh?
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Murderous Swindle
4 August 2013 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

For one of the few times in Allan Lane's Republic westerns he is not some kind of official (US Marshal, railroad detective, postal inspector), working undercover. Instead he's just a friend looking to help a young married couple get settled in some new land they've bought in Texas. But what he doesn't know as he arrives in town is that his friends are dead and the victims of a murderous swindle.

What's happened is that they were among many victims of a phony land company which Jim Nolan owns and sells government land to people then kills them on their way to settle. A sharp eyed Eddy Waller playing a jeweler spots the brooch that Nolan brings in to his store and shows stranger Rocky Lane.

Lane may not be official, but that doesn't mean he's any less effective bringing the bad guys to justice.


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