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Rainbow Valley (1935)

Approved | | Western | 15 March 1935 (USA)
John Martin is a government agent working under cover. Leading citizen Morgan calls in gunman Galt who blows Martin's cover.

Director:

Robert N. Bradbury (as R.N. Bradbury)

Writer:

Lindsley Parsons (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
John Wayne ... John Martin
Lucile Browne ... Eleanor (as Lucille Browne)
George 'Gabby' Hayes ... George Hale (as George Hayes)
LeRoy Mason ... Rogers
Lloyd Ingraham ... Warden Powell
Jay Wilsey ... Butch Galt (as Buffalo Bill Jr.)
Frank Ball ... Powell
Bert Dillard Bert Dillard ... Henchman Spike
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Storyline

Rainbow Valley needs a new road and newcomer John Martin agrees to build it. Rogers is out to stop it and alters the town's petition to the Governor thereby obtaining the release of his boss Butch Galt. John and Butch were cell mates in prison. So Butch gets John to agree to wreck the road and furnishes him with dynamite. But dynamite is just what John needs to finish the work and he hopes to take care of Butch's gang at the same time. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Western

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1935 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El valle del arco iris See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The first documented telecasts of this film took place in Syracuse Tuesday 1 March 1949 on WHEN (Channel 8), in Detroit Saturday 19 March 1949 on WXYZ (Channel 7), in Cincinnati Tuesday 26 July 1949 on WCPO (Channel 7), and in Los Angeles Sunday 21 August 1949 on KTSL (Channel 2) and Saturday 25 February 1950 on KECA (Channel 7); in New York City its initial broadcast took place Monday 2 October 1950 on WOR (Channel 9); See more »

Goofs

Near the final scene, when John Wayne and the villains are standing in front of a hill, a shadow from the boom microphone is visible on their pants. See more »

Connections

Edited into 'Neath Arizona Skies (1962) See more »

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Will there be peace in the valley?
2 July 2019 | by frank4122See all my reviews

John Wayne meets up on the trail with Gabby Hayes, this time riding a car named "Nugget Nellie". He than meets his niece the gorgeous Lucile Browne. Cowboy heavy LeRoy Mason tries to break up the romance with some clever antics of his own. He's got to spring the Duke's cell mate first, who is none other than Jay Wilsey AKA Buffalo Bill Jr. Now things get really heated up. To add to the suspense leading citizen, played by Frank Bell thinks he made a mistake by hiring Duke to clean up the town. Rainbow Valley is a solid western by director Robert N. Bradbury and Lone Star Productions.


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