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Edward D. Wood Jr. (written by)
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7 April 2010 (Australia) See more »
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Cast

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Tom Keene ... The Tucson Kid
Tom Tyler ... Deputy Ed

Lyle Talbot ... Bart Miller
Don Nagel ... Dance
Harvey B. Dunn ... Zeke
Forbes Murray ... Roger
Kenne Duncan ... Lefty
Bud Osborne ... Max

Edward D. Wood Jr. ... Pony Express Rider
Duke ... The Tucson Kid's Horse
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Directed by
Edward D. Wood Jr. 
 
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Edward D. Wood Jr. (written by)

Produced by
John E. Clarke .... associate producer
Lew Dubin .... producer
Edward D. Wood Jr. .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Ray Flin 
 
Film Editing by
Lew Guinn  (as Lou Guinn)
 
Art Direction by
Cowboy Slim 
 
Sound Department
Tribby .... sound
 

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25 min | USA:30 min (with commercials)
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Produced as a pilot for a TV series. At least one of the lead actors found it difficult to draw his pistol because of advanced arthritis.See more »
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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Ed Wood's Western Serial Attempt, Not Bad, 27 November 2004
Author: Randy Saffell (rsaffell@cox.net) from Broken Arrow, OK

Crossroad Avenger is actually very good, with a good story line, decent acting by some longtime bit part actors who were nearing the end of their careers. I even found the name "Tucson Kid" very original, especially when given to a insurance investigator. Crossroad Avenger has a good story line, logical plot and bad guys with black hats, our hero wears a white hat in keeping with the trend. Ed Wood should have gotten a break on this one with the networks, it just might have made it on TV given a slightly bigger budget.

This is actually as good as some other shows that made it on TV in the early 1950's and better than some cowboy movies of the era. It's worth a tasty beverage and some munchies.

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