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Colorado Ranger (1950)

Approved | | Western | 12 May 1950 (USA)
Shamrock, Lucky, and the Colonel arrive in Cactus Junction where they are given badges by the Sheriff and offered money by Morgan to drive the ranchers off the land. Instead they bring in ... See full summary »

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Shamrock Kid (as Jimmie 'Shamrock' Ellison)
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Lucky (as Russ 'Lucky' Hayden)
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The Colonel
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Deacon
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Ann (as Betty Adams)
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Henchman Pete
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Henchman Tony (as George Lewis)
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Loco Joe (as John Cason)
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Jim Morgan
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Jenkins
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Sandy (as Jimmie Martin)
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Shamrock, Lucky, and the Colonel arrive in Cactus Junction where they are given badges by the Sheriff and offered money by Morgan to drive the ranchers off the land. Instead they bring in the outlaw Loco Joe and two of his henchmen. Dissatisfied with the original three, Morgan now makes the same offer to the three outlaws. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Guns of Justice  »

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Rangers to the Rescue !
25 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This 1950 western film features former Hopalong Cassidy sidekicks Jimmy Ellison & Russ Hayden as lawmen hired to nail a couple of crooked galloots terrorizing a community. With the help of Raymond Hatton, they face violent retaliation with fierce determination. Hatton's role as the Colonel was a highlight of the film.

The three leads work well together and the film is fairly interesting with a decent supporting cast (including the prolific George Chesboro). Despite the low budget and familiar plot, i enjoyed seeing these familiar faces in a film together.

While not a classic, B-western fans will find this one worth a look.


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