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Barney Bernard
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Blazer (as John Cason)
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Elkins - Banker (as Jason Robards)
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Toad Tyler
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Deputy Sheriff Harry Wilson
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An undercover army officer investigating the theft of army gold shipments takes a job as deputy in a small town that's being terrorized by what they believe is the ghost of a gambler who was wrongly convicted and hanged for those robberies. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Every Man's Back Was A Target For His VENGEANCE!

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25 March 1949 (USA)  »

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Der Geisterschütze  »

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The last feature film directed by veteran action specialist B. Reeves Eason. He did some second-unit work on features after this and some television directing, but this was the last feature he directed. See more »

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Forgotten little gem
10 January 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Ignored even when it was released this B western is akin to Audie Murphy's "No Name on the Bullet" as it is a different kind of western, actually a suspense/mystery in a western setting, not a horse opera at all. The cast is an ensemble of reliable character actors doing what they do.

This one is probably lost for ever, but it is an example of what can be accomplished on a starvation budget when a little creativity is applied.

IT'S THE WRITING, STUPID!


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