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Hard Ground (2003)

TV Movie  |   |  Western  |  12 July 2003 (USA)
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Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border. To finance his band, he robs a stagecoach, kidnaps a ... See full summary »

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Sheriff Hutch Hutchinson
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Joshua
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Billy Bucklin
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Floyd
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Toothless
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Mundo
Bill Henderson ...
Junior Gunn
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General Jesus Navarro (as Sergio Calderon)
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McMordy
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Deputy Dunlap
Edward Faulkner ...
Warden
David S. Cass Sr. ...
Pike (as David Cass Sr.)
Frank Sharp ...
Tall man
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Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border. To finance his band, he robs a stagecoach, kidnaps a beautiful woman to be sold into prostitution, and steals an army payroll wagon. An aging lawman persuades the governor to parole his brother-in-law, now serving a 20-year prison term for murder, to assist him and his green deputy to destroy the marauders. Written by David Bassler

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[Billy and his gang ambush General Navarro's men]
Floyd: I thought you and he were going to be partners, Billy.
Billy Bucklin: I did it for you, Floyd. With Navarro in the saddle and me ridin' beside him, that'd make you Number Three. You couldn't be my Secundo anymore. We can't have that, can we?
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One terrific Western!
20 August 2003 | by (Jacksonville, FL) – See all my reviews

I didn't think really good Westerns were made any more but I gave this one 9 out of 10. It's that good and, incredibly enough, it's made for TV!

A word of warning however, this film is quite violent. In fact it's the most violent film I've ever seen on the Hallmark Channel.

Burt Reynolds and Bruce Dern play friends/enemies/brothers in law as they track down and kill an extremely savage man who murders men, women and children any time he feels like it which is often. He's supported by a gang of bad guys and a corrupt Mexican general.

The film has it's share of colorful characters as well as Amy Jo Johnson for some female interest. She packs a 10 gauge double barreled shotgun.


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