MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 31,514 this week

The Texas Rangers (1951)

 -  Western  -  3 June 1951 (USA)
6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 101 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 3 critic

It's 1874 and the Texas Rangers have been reorganized. But Sam Bass has assembled a group of notorious outlaws into a gang the Rangers are unable to cope with. So the Ranger Major releases ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 653 titles
created 26 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 206 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 408 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 475 titles
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 2190 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Texas Rangers (1951)

The Texas Rangers (1951) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Texas Rangers.

User Polls

Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Johnny Carver
...
Helen Fenton
Jerome Courtland ...
Danny Carver alias Bonner
...
Buff Smith
William Bishop ...
Sam Bass
...
Maj. John B. Jones
Douglas Kennedy ...
Dave Rudabaugh
...
Ian MacDonald ...
...
Jock Mahoney ...
Duke Fisher (as Jock O'Mahoney)
Edit

Storyline

It's 1874 and the Texas Rangers have been reorganized. But Sam Bass has assembled a group of notorious outlaws into a gang the Rangers are unable to cope with. So the Ranger Major releases two men from prison who are familiar with the movements and locations used by Bass and his men and sends them out to find him. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 June 1951 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Texas Rangers  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Color:

(Supercinecolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remade as Arizona Raiders (1965) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

violent, fast moving with plenty of good action scenes.
20 October 2005 | by (S. Paulo, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Phil Karlson knew how to make the most out of his movies, and The Texas Rangers proves the point. The only other Montgomery western that is just as good is "The Iroquois Trail" also directed by Karlson. In this film Montgomery is an outlaw who is betrayed together with his friend Noah Beery Jr., by the vicious Sundance Kid. William Bishop (Sam Bass) decides to unite a group of famous outlaws like Butch Cassidy, Sundance, John Wesley Hardin, and Dave Rudabaugh. At the beginning of the film they show each famous outlaw killing somebody, the idea is to show how cruel they are. Montgomery is freed from jail on condition he will help the rangers in their fight against the outlaws. Gale Storm(Helen), who writes in the newspaper hates him because her father died in a shootout between him and Sundance. If you like westerns with plenty of good action scenes, fast moving you, will enjoy this film. The last sequence, when they fight on the train is excellent.


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Texas Rangers (1951) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?