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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 »

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Eddie Dean
Flash ...
Flash
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Soapy Jones
Peggy Wynne ...
Martha Devery
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Clark Varney
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Rip Caxton (as Stanford Jolley)
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Sheriff Josh Huckings
Forrest Matthews ...
Henchman Sam (as Forrest Mathews)
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Lawyer Joe Spindle (as Bill Fawcett)
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Marshal Harlan G. Thayer
Charles Jordan ...
Convict Brown (as Chas. Jordan)
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Guard #1
Gus Taute ...
Dilling
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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Gunmen's Paradise!..WHERE LAW WAS WRITTEN IN HOT LEAD! (original release) See more »


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

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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 See 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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