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Wild Country (1947)

Caxton has broken out of prison and Eddie has been sent to bring him in. Caxton is known by the polka dot band on his hat and Eddie has Soapy wear one like it. This gets Soapy arrested as ... See full summary »

Director:

Ray Taylor

Writer:

Arthur E. Orloff (original screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eddie Dean ... Eddie Dean
Flash Flash ... Flash
Roscoe Ates ... Soapy Jones
Peggy Wynne Peggy Wynne ... Martha Devery
Douglas Fowley ... Clark Varney
I. Stanford Jolley ... Rip Caxton (as Stanford Jolley)
Lee Roberts ... Sheriff Josh Huckings
Forrest Matthews Forrest Matthews ... Henchman Sam (as Forrest Mathews)
William Fawcett ... Lawyer Joe Spindle (as Bill Fawcett)
Henry Hall ... Marshal Harlan G. Thayer
Charles Jordan Charles Jordan ... Convict Brown (as Chas. Jordan)
Richard Cramer ... Guard #1
Gus Taute Gus Taute ... Dilling
The Sunshine Boys The Sunshine Boys ... Singing Cowhands
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Caxton has broken out of prison and Eddie has been sent to bring him in. Caxton is known by the polka dot band on his hat and Eddie has Soapy wear one like it. This gets Soapy arrested as soon as he rides into town but it leads Eddie to Varney and he realizes Varney will lead him to Caxton. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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TWO OUTLAWS...FIGHTIN' TO CONTROL A TOWNSHIP! (original poster - all caps) See more »


Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 January 1947 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Connections

Featured in The Gabby Hayes Show: Wild Country See more »

Soundtracks

Ain't No Gal Got a Brand On Me
Written by Pete Gates
Sung by Eddie Dean with The Sunshine Boys
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bad western
16 May 2002 | by sore_throatSee all my reviews

This is the worst western I've seen to date. Poor editing, technically inept, lame dialogue and a wooden protagonist, to name a few problems. And of course, being a 40s western we must have the obligatory songs that are out of place. At least it's short...


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