The Light of Western Stars (1918)

Passed | | Western | November 1918 (USA)
A friend of Dick Bailey is killed by a mysterious assailant, whom Dick suspects to be Stack, who is in league with the crooked sheriff. Out on a spree Dick swears he will marry the first ... See full summary »

Director:

Charles Swickard

Writers:

Roy Clements (scenario), Zane Grey (novel)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Dustin Farnum ... Gene Stewart
Winifred Kingston ... Majesty Hammond
Bert Appling Bert Appling ... Sheriff Hawes
Josef Swickard ... Padre Marcos
Virginia True Boardman ... Bonita
Charley Rogers Charley Rogers ... Danny Marns (as Charles Rogers)
Jeanne Maddock Jeanne Maddock ... Florence Kingsley
George Field ... Don Carlos (as George Fields)
Frank Clark Frank Clark ... Bill Stillwell
Edward Hearn ... Al Hammond (as Eddie Hearne)
Ogden Crane Ogden Crane ... Nels
Lon Poff Lon Poff ... Monta Price
George Cummings George Cummings ... Nick Steele
Sam Appel Sam Appel ... Gomez
Frank Campeau ... Undetermined Role
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Storyline

A friend of Dick Bailey is killed by a mysterious assailant, whom Dick suspects to be Stack, who is in league with the crooked sheriff. Out on a spree Dick swears he will marry the first woman he sees, who happens to be Ruth Hammond, sister of his dead friend, arriving to take charge of the Hammond ranch. Revolted by his rough proposal,she fires him as the Hammond foreman and she proceeds to the ranch. Stack informs her he has purchased the ranch for the payment of the back-due taxes, and she relents and rehires Dick and his friends to aid her in her fight against Stack.

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Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

November 1918 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rechters der prairiën See more »

Filming Locations:

Tucson, Arizona, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The site seem determined to incorrectly list Harry Sherman as a producer on every version of this title and Harry Sherman Productions as the production company.. Corrections have been submitted but the errors remain. One more time...Harry Sherman first Producer credit came in 1935 and Harry Sherman Productions did not exist prior to 1935. See more »

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Remade as The Light of Western Stars (1930) See more »

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