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Cast

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Frank Norris / Frank Plummer (as William Elliott)
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Kate Foley / Kate Sampson (as Adrian Booth)
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Jim Plummer
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Casey Brown
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Mort Pemberton
Minna Gombell ...
Winnie McPhail
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Ed Bagley
Virginia Brissac ...
Kate's Mother
Louis Faust ...
Hank Morse (as Louis R. Faust)
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Jeff Baldwin
Martin Garralaga ...
Patrick Moreno
Joseph Crehan ...
Local No. 44 Engineer
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Blindfolded Circuit Rider
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About to marry Jim Plummer, Kate Foley runs off to Nevada when Ed Bagley convinces her a quick fortune can be made robbing gold shipments that are being transported by the railroad. In Bannock City she meets reformed-bandit Frank Plummer, posing as Frank Norris, brother of Jim Plummer, who has being going straight and working as an express shipment guard. Jim also shows up and plans a robbery by stealing a train and hiding it in an abandoned tunnel. The two brothers are on opposite sides of the law with the now-reformed Kate caught in the middle. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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They chased the rumor of gold 'cross half a continent...men who knew only how to rob and kill...and their women who lived only for love! (original poster) See more »

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Romance | Western

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25 February 1949 (USA)  »

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Det store togoverfald  »

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| (Encore-Westerns Library Print)

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Final film of veteran character actor Charles Middleton. See more »

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When proprietor Winnie McPhail of the Square Deal Casino opens a closet door in a room above the saloon, it appears to look out over an outdoor tree line on the horizon. See more »

Quotes

Kate Foley: What are you doing?
Jim Plummer: Why, I'm tying you up. Can't let my future wife get away from me again!
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Connections

Remake of The Great Train Robbery (1941) See more »

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Love Is Such a Funny Thing
Adapted from traditional song "Careless Love"
Written by Jack Elliott
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Above average Western, plenty of action.
16 June 2000 | by (Tecumseh ok) – See all my reviews

Another fine outing from Republic and Bill Elliott. Tucker is the crooked brother that tries to lure Elliott back into a life of crime by robbing a train full of gold. The TRUCOLOR is great and so is the supporting cast featuring Andy Divine. Plenty of action, this one moves along swiftly.


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