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Streets of Laredo 

Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
James Garner ...  Captain Woodrow Call 3 episodes, 1995
Sissy Spacek ...  Lorena 3 episodes, 1995
Sam Shepard ...  Pea Eye / ... 3 episodes, 1995
Ned Beatty ...  Judge Roy Bean 3 episodes, 1995
Randy Quaid ...  John Wesley Hardin 3 episodes, 1995
Wes Studi ...  Famous Shoes 3 episodes, 1995
Charles Martin Smith ...  Ned Brookshire / ... 3 episodes, 1995
George Carlin ...  Billy Williams 3 episodes, 1995
Alexis Cruz ...  Joey Garza 3 episodes, 1995
Kevin Conway ...  Mox Mox 3 episodes, 1995
James Gammon ...  Charles Goodnight 3 episodes, 1995
Tristan Tait Tristan Tait ...  Deputy Ted Plunkert 3 episodes, 1995
Miriam Colon ...  Estrella 3 episodes, 1995
James Victor ...  Gordo 3 episodes, 1995
Sônia Braga ...  Maria Garza 3 episodes, 1995
Julio Carreon-Reyes Julio Carreon-Reyes ...  Rafael Garza 3 episodes, 1995
Vanessa Martinez ...  Teresa Garza / ... 3 episodes, 1995
Anjanette Comer ...  Beaulah / ... 2 episodes, 1995
David S. Cass Sr. David S. Cass Sr. ...  Sheriff Doniphon 2 episodes, 1995
Stephen Bridgewater ...  Redfoot 2 episodes, 1995
Ashley Coe Ashley Coe ...  Claire Parker / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Helen Cates Helen Cates ...  Susanna Slack 2 episodes, 1995
Cameron Finley ...  Ben Parker 2 episodes, 1995
Emily Courtney Emily Courtney ...  Doobie Plunkert 2 episodes, 1995
Tony Frank Tony Frank ...  Sheriff Bob Jekyll 2 episodes, 1995
Fredrick Lopez Fredrick Lopez ...  Quick Jimmy Ames / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Jeffrey Meyer Jeffrey Meyer ...  Cowby #3 / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Karen Jones Karen Jones ...  Cherie 2 episodes, 1995
Richard Nance Richard Nance ...  Patrick O'Brien 2 episodes, 1995
Jill Parker-Jones Jill Parker-Jones ...  Maggie 2 episodes, 1995
Lidia Porto ...  Manetu / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Billy Tolson Billy Tolson ...  August Parker 2 episodes, 1995
Joanna Sanchez ...  Gabriela 2 episodes, 1995
Christopher Wagner Christopher Wagner ...  George Parker / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Joe Stevens ...  Deputy Tom Johnson 2 episodes, 1995
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Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it is a long ride to south Texas and the Mexican side of the border, where the past, in the form of Maria Garza, Joey's mother, haunts Call. Written by Bruce Cameron <dumarest@midcoast.com>

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English

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12 November 1995 (USA) See more »

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Streets of Laredo See more »

Filming Locations:

Alpine, Texas, USA See more »

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1.33 : 1
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"The Streets of Laredo" was author Larry McMurtry's original title for the screenplay that later became his novel, "Lonesome Dove". See more »

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Judge Roy Bean is killed in this film, and John Wesley Hardin survives. The manner of Bean's death does not conform to historical fact; Bean actually drank himself to death; but his reputation as a "hanging judge" who was hanged outside his own courthouse is a popular legend. However, John Wesley Hardin died in 1895. Judge Roy Bean died eight years later in 1903. See more »

Quotes

Lorena Parker: Whose funeral?
Tinkersley: Why, it's Doobie Plunkert's. She was well liked in the town. I like her myself even though I only met her once. That's why I let my whores sing at her funeral. Now, I kept two back for business. They had scratchy voices anyhow.
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Follows Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994) See more »

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Everything must come to a End.
20 January 2008 | by bluesman-20See all my reviews

Streets of Laredo is just as compelling as the original the only difference is that James Garner now holds the reins as Captain Woodrow Call,One of the most legendary Texas Rangers ever. Times have changed and so has Call's West. Things are changing as the 20 century looms closer and the wild west becomes Civilied. Woodrow Call is now a feared Bounty hunter and one of the greatest bounty hunters of his age. Call is now older but no wiser in the ways of the world and when he's hired to track down a Mexican Bandit named Joey Garza. Call Drags his ever loyal Corperal Pea-Eye Parker to help him track down the killer despite Pea-Eye now being married and having a family of his own. Streets of Laredo is a study of loyalties and betrayals to old ideas. Garner is simpling outstanding as Call. he is rivaled by George Carlin in a dramatic role a first for Carlin This movie shows us how the tale Ends but to me it still leaves a lot out maybe to lead to another story in the Lonesome Dove universe about the Final Years of Woodrow Call. Superb acting and a strong script make this a highly recommended movie which is official Canon unlike the sequel Return to Lonesome Dove which wasn't. Streets of Laredo can stand along side Lonesome Dove as one of the very best wild west stories ever told.


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