A naive couple and a child arrive to the town on the way to San Antonio, Texas to buy a farm there. There is a poker game between the richest men in the region. The man cannot resist it and though he is a very bad poker player, enters the game betting all the money of his family. In the climax of the game he suffers a heart-attack. His wife then takes his place in the table. That's the only way of recovering their savings. But there is a little problem. Can anybody explain her how to play poker? Written by
Miguel A. Andrade <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Rule of the game: you must sit in from the beginning! And it's the wildest poker game in the west!
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Did You Know?
This movie was initially written for television as "Big Deal in Laredo". See more
The character "Doc" was played by Burgess Meredith, however in the closing credits his name was spelled "Burgess Meridith". See more
Let's play cards.
Hello, Ma Baby
(aka "Telephone Rag") (uncredited)
Written by Ida Emerson
and Joseph E. Howard
Performed by Marilyn Powell See more