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Gunmen from Laredo (1959)

Approved | | Western | March 1959 (USA)
After Ben Keefer kills Gil Reardon's wife, Reardon seeks revenge. To get to Keefer he has to outdraw one of Keefer's henchmen. But Keefer makes it look like murder amd he is convicted and ... See full summary »

Director:

Wallace MacDonald

Writer:

Clarke Reynolds
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Robert Knapp ... Gil Reardon
Maureen Hingert ... Rosita (as Jana Davi)
Walter Coy ... Ben Keefer
Paul Birch ... Marshal Matt Crawford
Don C. Harvey ... Deputy Dave
Clarence Straight Clarence Straight ... Deputy Frank Ross
Jered Barclay Jered Barclay ... Jordan Keefer (as Jerry Barclay)
Ron Hayes ... Walt Keefer
Charles Horvath ... Coloradas
Jean Moorhead Jean Moorhead ... Katy Reardon
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Storyline

After Ben Keefer kills Gil Reardon's wife, Reardon seeks revenge. To get to Keefer he has to outdraw one of Keefer's henchmen. But Keefer makes it look like murder amd he is convicted and sent to prison. He escapes, but returning he is captured by the Marshal. The Marshal knows Keefer is a crook but has been unable to convict him. So he lets Reardon escape and Reardon goes off alone to face Keefer and his two brothers. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Western

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1959 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Pistola Vingadora See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (ColumbiaColor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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The hero is convicted of murder in Laredo, which is in Texas, but he is sent to prison in New Mexico. See more »

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Good 1950's B Western
10 March 2012 | by ronlieb51-314-72829See all my reviews

As someone who grew up watching B westerns during the 1950's from that point of view not a terribly bad movie. Some of the fight scenes could use a little more realism, but Robert Knapp gave a decent performance. However, there isn't much surprise with the plot as this is standard for most B westerns. The return of the hero for revenge. Good supporting cast. My biggest complaint would be the sets, they really looked cheap and the sound editing could be better. For a 1950's western it wasn't the worst I've ever seen. Mention was made about the actress who portrayed Rosita...very pretty and it was explained that she was Mexican not Indian.


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