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The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979)

 -  Family | Comedy | Western  -  27 June 1979 (USA)
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Amos and Theodore the two bumbling outlaw wannabees from The Apple Dumpling Gang are back. They are trying to make it on their own. When they arrive at the town they are going to, all sorts... See full summary »

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Pvt. Jeff Reed aka Capt. Phillips
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Marshal Woolly Bill Hitchcock
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Miss Millie Gaskill
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Big Mac
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Lt. Jim Ravencroft
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Martha Osten (Blind Cabin Widow)
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Sgt. Slaughter (chief soldier)
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Captain Sherick
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Wes Hardin (Bank-robber)
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Hank Starrett (Bank-robber)
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Amos and Theodore the two bumbling outlaw wannabees from The Apple Dumpling Gang are back. They are trying to make it on their own. When they arrive at the town they are going to, all sorts of things go awry. They accidentally subdue the town's legendary lawman, Wooly Bill Hitchcock thus enraging him into tracking them down. They also are accused of bank robbery. And they "enlist" in the army, and burn down the fort. Amid all this the army is beseiged by someone stealing their supplies. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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As belles, they were ding-dongs... they enlisted, and were rotten to the corps... and when things got hotter... they went to the cooler... now, they're on the loose again! See more »

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Family | Comedy | Western

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Richard X. Slattery's final film. See more »

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When two of Big Mac's henchmen draw their weapons to shoot Pvt. Reed from the train Amos and Theodore can be seen reaching for bags of money to hit the henchmen with. In the next shot Amos and Theodore are standing upright and once again begin to reach for the bags of money. See more »

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Amos Tucker: Our picture's never going to get in the history books now.
Theodore Olevie: Oh, yes it will. We'll go down as numbers 16 or 17 shot by Marshall Wooly Bill Hitchcock.
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better than the first movie
26 April 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

in my mind this sequel is better than the first movie.i thought it was funnier,and much better paced.it's shorter,but there's more packed into it.the story is better.Tom Conway and Don Knotts reprise their roles from the first one.unfortunately Bill Bixby does not return.on the plus side,there is more comic mayhem in this one and more action in general.once again,the movie is family friendly.again,if you have nothing else to do on a lazy Sunday,you could do worse than this movie.like the first one,it's no masterpiece,and it's not supposed to be one.it is however an improvement.for me,The Apple Dumpling Gang is a 6/10


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