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The Young Land (1959)

Approved | | Western | 1 May 1959 (USA)
An American gunslinger kills a Mexican man in California immediately after the Mexican-American war. The killer is arrested and put on trial for murder with the Hispanic population waiting to learn of American justice.

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(screenplay) (as Norman Shannon Hall), (story "Frontier Frenzy")
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Sheriff Jim Ellison (as Pat Wayne)
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Elena de la Madrid
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Hatfield Carnes
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Judge Millard Isham
Roberto De La Madrid ...
Don Roberto de la Madrid
Cliff Ketchum ...
Deputy Marshal Ben Stroud
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Lee Hearn
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Deputy Santiago
Ed Sweeny ...
Sully / Kelly (as Edward Sweeny)
John Quijada ...
Vaquero
Miguel Camacho ...
Miguel
Tom Tiner ...
Charlie Higgins, Court Clerk
Carlos Romero ...
Francisco Quiroga
Eddie Juaregui ...
Drifter (as Edward Juaregui)
The Mariachis Los Reyes De Chapala ...
Mariachis
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An American gunslinger kills a Mexican man in California immediately after the Mexican-American war. The killer is arrested and put on trial for murder with the Hispanic population waiting to learn of American justice.

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1 May 1959 (USA)  »

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Ebrio de odio  »

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[first lines]
Hatfield Carnes: Now you talk big, Mex. Let's see if you got guts enough to draw on a white man.
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Strange Are the Ways of Love
Music by Dimitri Tiomkin
Lyrics by Ned Washington
Sung by Randy Sparks
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5 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

An American gunslinger kills a Mexican man in California immediately after the Mexican-American war.

The killer is arrested and put on trial for murder with the Hispanic population waiting to learn of American justice.

Sounds like Miami today.

Heavy handed directing. No so good acting, even though Dennis Hopper is the main character.

I never thought he was such a great actor. He prove it here.

If anything, this movie serves to prove even in 1959 the left was churning out propaganda.


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