When a white man sets out to keep Indians drunk so they'll do what he wants them to, the US government sends Autry to fix things.

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Cavalry scouts Gene Autry (Gene Autry) and Pat Buttram (Pat Buttram) are ordered by the President (of the whole U.S. of A.) to break up an Arizona frontier ring which uses Indian raids to cover up its bandit activities. Carolina Cotton (Carolina Cotton) works with Gene and Pat, seeking revenge against the gang's leader, Dave Kilgrain (Harry Lauter) , who murdered her father. Lots of talk and Indian tribal dancing and stuff before Carolina gets around to shooting Kilgrain and Gene and Pat round up the rest of the gang. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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On orders from The White House...Gene smashes bandit ring behind Apache lines! (original print ad) See more »

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Action | Music | Western

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30 May 1952 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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Crime Will Never Pay
Written by Willard Robinson and Jack Pepper
Sung by Gene Autry
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A singing cowboy to the rescue.
13 December 2003 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

No where close to classic, but evocative of Saturday morning at the movies. Ridin', shootin', singin' and Indian uprisings. Gene Autry never lets you down. His movies are simple and very predictable. APACHE COUNTRY is no different. Gene's sidekick Pat Buttram joins Mary Scott, Francis X. Bushman, Carolina Cotton and Iron Eyes Cody in this sagebrush drama. 62 minutes of wholesome escape.


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