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Desperadoes of Dodge City (1948)

Rocky and the Land agent riders need to get an important message to the Army post. The message is stolen but Rocky knows one of the four men on the stagecoach has it. When Rocky and the ... See full summary »

Director:

Philip Ford

Writer:

Robert Creighton Williams (original screenplay) (as Bob Williams)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Allan Lane ... Rocky Lane (as Allan 'Rocky' Lane)
Black Jack Black Jack ... Black Jack
Eddy Waller ... Nugget Clark
Mildred Coles ... Gloria Lamoreaux
Roy Barcroft ... Homesteader
Tristram Coffin ... Ace Durant
William Phipps ... Ted Loring
James Craven James Craven ... Cal Sutton / McBride
John Hamilton ... Stockman
Ed Cassidy ... Jim Gideon (as Edward Cassidy)
House Peters Jr. ... Hank
Dale Van Sickel ... Henchman Pete
Peggy Wynne Peggy Wynne ... Mary
Ted Mapes ... Henchman Jake
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Rocky and the Land agent riders need to get an important message to the Army post. The message is stolen but Rocky knows one of the four men on the stagecoach has it. When Rocky and the four get trapped in a shack by the outlaw gang, he learns that one of the four is the gang leader. Rocky has to learn his identity and retrieve the message Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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THRILL-FILLED! (original print ad-all caps) See more »


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Armadilha da Morte See more »

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Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Rocky Lane: Go back, Hank! Go back! Hank, go back! Go to Fort Henry for help! It's an ambush!
Nugget Clark: It's no use, Rocky. Old Hank is almost deaf... and almost dead.
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Rocky and Nugget run afoul of a gang of killers
4 March 2000 | by helpless_dancerSee all my reviews

A gang of ruthless thugs try to run off all the homesteaders in their area. While attempting to thwart their plans, Rocky and Nugget come under fire from the ruffians while trapped in a stagecoach depot. The gang leader is also inside the building along with a coach full of passengers, and Lane must figure out his identity in order to call in the cavalry and foil his nefarious scheme.


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