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Riders of the Pony Express (1949)

 -  Western  -  13 May 1949 (USA)
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In a rigged gunfight Tom Blake is forced to shoot a man in self defense and is then hunted for murder. After a long trip fleeing the posse he uses a false name and joins the Pony Express ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Tom Blake, posing as Tom Bledsoe
Shug Fisher ...
'Doc' Baker (as 'Shug' Fisher)
Cathy Douglas ...
Judy Blair
William 'Billy' Benedict ...
Eddie Lund (as Billy Benedict)
Bill Hammond ...
Tex Jarvis (as Billy Hammond)
Eddie McLean ...
Mac Duncan
Truman Van Dyke ...
Steven Blair
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John Dakin (Joseph Dakin in credits)
Lou Marcelle ...
Henchman Cutter
Rodd Redwing ...
Henchman Bearclaw (as Rod Redwing)
Flicka ...
Tom's Horse
Zane ...
Tom's Horse
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In a rigged gunfight Tom Blake is forced to shoot a man in self defense and is then hunted for murder. After a long trip fleeing the posse he uses a false name and joins the Pony Express which is just about to commence operatons. Relegated to the most dangerous section of the route, he finds himself fighting the District Manager's scheme to sabotage the inital run. But just then a wanted poster with his picture on it arrives. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Re-Capture The Thrills Of The Pony Express Days! See more »

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Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair
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Written by Stephen Foster
Sung by Ken Curtis
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