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Law of the Badlands (1951)

Approved | | Western | 24 February 1951 (USA)
The Texas Rangers send Dave and Chito into the badlands to see if they can locate a counterfeiting operation. They arrive posing as wanted outlaws and this gets them into the gang. But as ... See full summary »

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The Texas Rangers send Dave and Chito into the badlands to see if they can locate a counterfeiting operation. They arrive posing as wanted outlaws and this gets them into the gang. But as soon as they uncover the operation and locate the printing press, one of Chito's girl friends arrives to expose their identity and they find themselves trapped by the entire gang. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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TEXAS RANGERS vs. BANDIT TRIGGERS! Tim masquerades as a "wanted" killer, to crush a counterfeit-money gang! The bills they print are counterfeit---the bullets they shoot are real! See more »

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24 February 1951 (USA)  »

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Tim & Chito foil a counterfeiting scam !
26 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Tim Holt and Richard "Chito" Martin were among the very best western teams, with great chemistry and personality that leapt from the screen. This 1951 pairing finds the two lawmen going undercover to expose a counterfeiting ring ----- until they are accidentally exposed by Chito's old flame.

Added to this great mix of B-western action is a fine supporting cast and entertaining story line. Bob Livingston has a very fine featured role here, one of his best roles since his 3 Mewsquiteers heyday.

While some audiences today may not be keen on B-westerns, this one will definitely appeal to most fans of vintage oaters. The action, comedy and suspense here are outstanding....... Enjoy !


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