In the fourth and last Red Ryder (following "Ride, Rider, Ride", "Roll, Thunder, Roll" and "The Fighting Redhead" in that order) of the Equity Pictures for Eagle-Lion distribution, filmed ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(characters), (screenplay)
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Don Reynolds ...
Little Beaver (as Little Brown Jug)
...
...
...
Steve Stevenson
Karen Randle ...
Sue Evans
...
...
Hired gun Deuce Sampson
...
Bart Osborne
...
Miles Stevenson
...
Sheriff
...
Stagecoach Driver Ernie
Lou Nova ...
Bull Mason (the Prizefighter) (as Lou Nova the Prize Fighter)
Edit

Storyline

In the fourth and last Red Ryder (following "Ride, Rider, Ride", "Roll, Thunder, Roll" and "The Fighting Redhead" in that order) of the Equity Pictures for Eagle-Lion distribution, filmed in Cinecolor, Red Ryder takes Steve Stevenson, who has saved Red's life, to his ranch and gives him a job. Red's aunt, the Duchess, knew Steve's father, who supposedly committed suicide after losing his ranch betting on a prizefight. Steve refuses to believe that his father took his own life and the Duchess backs him up. On the way to town, Red, Steve, ranch hand Buckshot Blodgett and Red's young Indian pal, Little Beaver, break up an attempted stagecoach robbery. Mark Palmer, the gambler who caused the death of Steve's father, is a passenger. In town, Steve meets Sue Evans, who is going to work for saloon owner Bart Osborne. Palmer and Osborne are working together and want Ryder's ranch, and they develop a plan to have Red fight Palmer's pugilist, Bull Massoon. Steve, a boxer in college, takes Red's... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

red ryder series | boxing | See All (2) »

Taglines:

IT'S A FIGHT TO THE FINISH...As Red Ryder Slugs It Out With The "Bare-Knuckle Killer"! See more »

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 December 1949 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Cinecolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

The Duchess: So that ornery varmint finally got what he had comin' to him. Did he talk?
Red Ryder: Well, he couldn't very well, seeing how he's dead.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Cowboy and the Prizefighter (1949) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?