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Johnny Concho (1956)

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Johnny Concho / Johnny Collins
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Barney Clark
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Tallman
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Mary Dark
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Albert Dark
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Sarah Dark
Christopher Dark ...
Walker
Howard Petrie ...
Joe Helguson, Blacksmith
Harry Bartell ...
Sam Green
Dan Riss ...
Judge Earl Tyler
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Sheriff Henderson
Robert Osterloh ...
Duke Lang
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Pearl Lang
Leo Gordon ...
Mason
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Lem
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July 1956 (USA)  »

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Johnny Concho - Der Bruder des Banditen  »

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The role of "Mary Dark" was originally to have been played by Gloria Vanderbilt, but she was replaced by Phyllis Kirk. See more »

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Average Western
4 October 2006 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

I liked this film when I saw it as a kid. I've always enjoyed western with gunmen, quick draws, duels in the dusty streets, who's fastest and so on. And I still do. However when you grow older you get more demanding in some aspects about movies you didn't even notice as a kid.

As I recall "Johnny Concho" I have yo agree with some reviewer here that says it's not believable that a whole town will just do what Johnny says and give him whatever he wants just because his brother is a top gunman. Nor it is believable either -and this is my own- that a cowardly man will push the things too far even if his brother is a top gunman. That's mainly what demerits this picture: the plot is hard to swallow.

That aside -which is no minor item- "Johnny Concho" has good moments, adequate atmosphere, good photo and more than acceptable performances, that make it a film to see for western fans.


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