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The Gay Amigo (1949)

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The Cisco Kid and Pancho are mistakenly identified as leaders of an outlaw band. While the cavalry runs them down, they must hunt down the real bad guys.

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Complete credited cast:
Duncan Renaldo ...
Leo Carrillo ...
Armida ...
Joe Sawyer ...
Sergeant McNulty
Walter Baldwin ...
Editor Stoneham
Fred Kohler Jr. ...
Brack
Kenneth MacDonald ...
Captain Lewis
George DeNormand ...
Corporal
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Lieutenant
Fred Crane ...
Henchman Duke
Helen Servis ...
Tall woman on stage
Beverly Jons ...
Blonde on Stage
Bud Osborne ...
Stage Driver
Sam Flint ...
Ed Paulsen
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Chasing Mexican bandits, the Captain sees Cisco and Pancho ride away. Assuming they are the bandits he captures them and then lets them go. He has them followed figuring they will lead him to the entire gang. Cisco learns the editor and the blacksmith are the leaders. He makes the blacksmith think his partner double-crossed him and then joins up with him as his new partner planning to lead the entire gang into a trap. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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RIDING! FIGHTING! ROMANCING!...there;s only one man who's a match for any gang of blood-thirsty border bandits! (original 1-sheet poster) See more »


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13 May 1949 (USA)  »

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Pretty darn good cast for a seemingly quickie movie

There was a lot of potential for this movie.

With a very good cast and a fair-to-middling script, great desert scenery and that wonderful Cisco Kid soundtrack, this movie would have been a lot better if the copy I bought had been three or four generations newer.

Still, it had many more good points than bad.

It's a shame that some childish and knuckle-headed viewers want to make silly comments about the title, and I hope more mature and grown-up viewers will just remember the date and context -- and the English language -- and sit back and enjoy this movie.

Except for the quality of the DVD, the worst aspect was learning, right after seeing the film and coming to this site, that Fred Crane had died.

I had met him in Los Angeles while he was an announcer on the mourned and lamented KFAC, the commercial classical-music radio station.

Then I had lived about 20 miles from him in Georgia, and didn't know it!

He was a very charming man, with a beautiful radio voice and commanding radio presence.

He has only a small role in "The Gay Amigo" (just a pointless generic title, anyway), but it makes me wish he had done many more.


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