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Texas Rangers Ride Again (1940)

With thousands of cattle being rustled from White Sage ranch the 1930's Texas Rangers are called in. They manage to get one of their agents into the gang by making them think he is the Pecos Kid on the lam.

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James P. Hogan (as James Hogan)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ellen Drew ... Ellen 'Slats' Dangerfield
John Howard ... Jim Kingston - aka Pecos Kid
Akim Tamiroff ... Mio Pio
May Robson ... Cecilia Dangerfield
Broderick Crawford ... Mace Townsley
Charley Grapewin ... Ranger Ben Caldwalder
John Miljan ... Carter Dangerfield
William Duncan ... Captain Inglis
Anthony Quinn ... Joe Yuma
Harvey Stephens ... Ranger Blair
Eva Puig Eva Puig ... Maria
Harold Goodwin ... Ranger Comstock
Edward Pawley ... Palo Pete
Eddie Foy Jr. ... Mandolin
Joseph Crehan ... Johnson
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With thousands of cattle being rustled from White Sage ranch the 1930's Texas Rangers are called in. They manage to get one of their agents into the gang by making them think he is the Pecos Kid on the lam.

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Straight into a hail of lead...to find range renegades---and romance! See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Texas! See more »

Filming Locations:

Mesa, Arizona, USA

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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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One of over 700 Paramount productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. Its earliest documented telecast took place in Milwaukee Wednesday 7 October 1959 on WITI (Channel 6). It was released on DVD 12 March 2013 as part of Universal's Classic Westerns Collection, and since that time, it's also enjoyed occasional cable TV airings on the Western Channel. See more »

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Referenced in The Outlaw (1943) See more »

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Dull And Disappointing
26 May 2014 | by FightingWesternerSee all my reviews

An old lady rancher with a cattle rustling problem calls in the Texas Rangers, who in turn send undercover agents John Howard and Broderick Crawford to infiltrate the rustlers, led by Anthony Quinn, while also putting up with the ranch owner's spoiled granddaughter.

A supposed sequel to the king Vidor/Fred MacMurray classic, this has too much talking, not enough action, and an inept climax, with too much modern technology on display, ruining the western atmosphere. Neither a gun is fired, nor a horse ridden faster than a trot until forty-seven minutes into this sixty-eight minute movie! You'd be better off skipping this slow-moving studio B-picture and watching a poverty-row cheapie instead.

Crawford should have made like he did in All The King's Men and got all liquored up, before telling off the rustlers. now that would have been entertaining!


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