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The Firebrand (1962)

Approved  |   |  Western  |  7 August 1962 (USA)
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A Mexican outlaw begins a one-man war against corrupt California Rangers whom are harassing Hispanic locals during the California Gold Rush.

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Clarita Vasconcelos
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A Mexican outlaw begins a one-man war against corrupt California Rangers whom are harassing Hispanic locals during the California Gold Rush.

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BRANDED...A Renegade! WANTED...As An Outlaw! His rebel cry of GRINGO set off a torch of terror across the Godless wilderness old Old California! (original poster) See more »

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Fast-paced and exciting, a fairly good precis of the "death" of the California outlaw Murietta
14 March 2001 | by (Providence, Rhode Island) – See all my reviews



An enjoyable, well-acted little western "B". Very sympathetic to the plight of Mexicans in early California. Details in some depth the career of Joaquim Murietta, the famous outlaw and highwayman, and his legendary "death". Small budget, but good story.


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