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A Day of Fury (1956)

Approved | | Western | 1 May 1956 (USA)
When gunslinger Jagade arrives in a law-abiding god-fearing town he manages to turn the townsfolk into scoff-law sinners while the town Marshal is powerless due to a moral debt to Jagade.

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Jagade
Mara Corday ...
Sharman Fulton
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Marshal Allan Burnett
Carl Benton Reid ...
Judge John J. McLean
Jan Merlin ...
Billy Brand
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Preacher Jason
Dee Carroll ...
Miss Timmons
Sheila Bromley ...
Marie
James Bell ...
Doc Logan
Dani Janssen ...
Claire (as Dani Crayne)
Howard Wendell ...
Vanryzin
Charles Cane ...
Duggen
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Burson
Sydney Mason ...
Beemans
Helen Kleeb ...
Mrs. McLean
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While on a manhunt the Marshal is saved by a passing gunslinger named Jagade. It is a time when law is coming to the west and when the gunslinger shows up in the Marshals' town the Marshal is caught between the town citezens fears and the debt he owes the gunslinger. The situation is further complicated by a previous relationship between the Marshal's fiancée and Jagade. Written by Dale Ray <daleray@jorsm.com>

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The Story of Jagade...last of the MAVERICK KILLERS! See more »

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1 May 1956 (USA)  »

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Jagade  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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2.00 : 1
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Vanryzin: Allan, you got to get back to the church at once! Preacher Jason is steaming up the crowd about Mr. Jagade. There's talk about burning him out.
Marshal Allan Burnett: Well, isn't that just what you want?
Vanryzin: Are you crazy? They want to burn down "The Silver Bell".
Marshal Allan Burnett: Well?
Vanryzin: I own the building!
Marshal Allan Burnett: And that's what makes it illegal, doesn't it?
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Take Me To Town
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Written by Lester Lee and Dan Shapiro
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22 March 1999 | by (England) – See all my reviews

I really like these Universal-International colour westerns made in the 1950s. This one was very probably the movie that got Dale Robertson the starring role in "Tales Of Wells Fargo" on TV (which I loved when it first appeared).

The chief extra reason why I like this movie though is the other main star was Jock Mahoney, in his usual understated style. He, of course, had previously starred in that superbly action-packed series "The Range Rider" and later "Yancy Derringer".


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