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Salt Lake Raiders (1950)

 -  Western  -  1 May 1950 (USA)
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When a man sent to prison for murder escapes while being transferred, Rocky is sent to bring him in. When he catches him in a ghost town the man claims to be innocent and was trying to ... See full summary »

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Allan Lane ...
Marshal Rocky Lane (as Allan 'Rocky' Lane)
Black Jack ...
Eddy Waller ...
Nugget Clark
Roy Barcroft ...
Brit Condor
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Helen Thornton
Byron Foulger ...
Lawyer John Sutton
Myron Healey ...
Fred Mason
Clifton Young ...
Luke Condor
Stanley Andrews ...
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Rory Mallinson ...
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Kenneth MacDonald ...
Tom, deputy Marshal
George Chesebro ...
Stage Driver Ben
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When a man sent to prison for murder escapes while being transferred, Rocky is sent to bring him in. When he catches him in a ghost town the man claims to be innocent and was trying to clear himself by finding the stolen money that was never recoveded at the time of the killing. But then they find themselves prisoners of an outlaw gang that is also after the money. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Lots of action but so-so story
29 April 2005 | by (Van Buren, Arkansas) – See all my reviews

One of my favorite Saturday matinée heroes is Alan Rocky Lane and his horse, Blackjack. The viewer can expect to see a lot of action in any Rocky Lane move and this one is no exception. Usually the stories for the Rocky Lane westerns were well written without becoming too complicated for a juvenile audience. The story for "Salt Lake Raiders," however, tends to ramble and one suspects it was stretched out to cover an approximately one hour-time slot. The story would have been much better whittled down to about 30 minutes, which would have made for a very good TV show. The interplay between Rocky and Nugget Clark is as good as ever. I could never quite understand why Rocky and Nugget were re-introduced in each Rocky Lane movie. But this also tends to be believable in most instances. Roy Barcroft is on hand as usual as the meanest of the bad guys, a part he played so well. Blackjack does his thing as he usually does in any Rocky movie and Rocky appears in his usual undercover marshal guise. The viewer may also wonder where the title "Salt Lake Raiders" comes from since most of the movie takes place in and around a ghost town, but then most of the Saturday matinée cowboy movies have titles that have very little to do with the story, at times no more than a title to one of the songs in the movie if it is a singing cowboy picture. I highly recommend any Rocky Lane movie to those who like this type of entertainment.


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