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Spoilers of the Plains (1951)

This is an odd one for Roy. There are foreign spies, desert sites for rocket-launching and artificial satellites. The climax is a one-on-one fight on top of an oil derrick.

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Frankie Manning
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Camwell
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Henchman Brooks
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Travis
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Roy runs a pipeline and near by is a rocket missile site. Camwell is after one of the missiles and to gain access to the site, steals oil from Roy's pipeline to sell. When the next missile is fired, Camwell is ready. He finds the missile, takes the data box, and replaces it with explosives set to go off just as the missile is returned to the site. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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ROY'S GREAT NEW THRILL ADVENTURE! Guns blazing and fists flying as Roy and the gang round up a traitorous pack of Uncle Sam's enemies! See more »


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2 February 1951 (USA)  »

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Foguete Misterioso  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Splinters: Gee, if it's Camwell, he's a dangerous guy!
Roy Rogers: I'd say he's a dangerous traitor.
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Happy Trails in Sunshine Valley
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Written by Foy Willing
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A unique adventure but classic Roy Rogers
25 February 2003 | by (Mesa, AZ) – See all my reviews

I had the privilege and honor of seeing this movie on the big screen at the 6th Annual Roy Rogers Film Festival.

I was surprised to see a movie involving rockets, nevertheless, I loved every minute of the movie. Classic action with Roy, Trigger, and faithful Bullet, and of course, a tangle with the baddies.

I can't wait till it's released on video.


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