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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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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
Angelina Torres Angelina Torres ...  Calderon Naiche / ... 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

Release Date:

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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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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Sissy Spacek and Sam Shepard appeared together previously the same year in The Good Old Boys (1995), directed by the original Woodrow Call, Tommy Lee Jones. See more »

Goofs

After leaving Joey at the ladies house and heading to the saloon to see John Wesley Hardin, Maria is chased by the pig. She turns and shoots it and it falls on its left side. When she gets to the saloon and is talking to John Wesley, the camera shows the area behind her. The pig is lying on its right side and is still on its right side when she gets back to the house. When she takes her horse to bring it to the house, it is again on its left side. See more »

Quotes

[flashback where Mox Mox is about to burn Lorena and a boy]
Mox Mox: This is gonna make you burn hotter. I'm gonna burn you first, so you don't have to hear that little boy holler.
[Blue Duck arrives and fires a shot in the air]
Blue Duck: What do you think you're doing?
Mox Mox: I'm gonna burn that blue-eyed whore! I don't see what business that is o' yours.
Blue Duck: She's my whore. That what business it is of mine. And you ain't burnin' her. Not today.
Mox Mox: Why not, by God?
Blue Duck: Because she's my bait, by God. The old ranger McCrae will come ...
[...]
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Follows Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994) See more »

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Comparing Movies is like comparing fruit!
30 December 2008 | by GunnSee all my reviews

One of the first things I do after watching a movie I really like, is checking reviews of others...professionals and amateurs, as listed here. It's very frustrating reading some of them. Why do people compare them? Why do they look for faults? Why do they not see and praise the positive aspects and ease up on critical commentary? It's like comparing apples & oranges & bananas & strawberries, etc. Comparing a film to the book or a previous film seems overly critical to me. It always bothered me when Siskel & Ebert & Roeper, et al. rated films as bad or good...thumbs up or down...see it or don't see it. Streets of Laredo is a perfect example. A lot of superb work was put into this fascinating sequel by the director, the cinematographer, the actors, the music composer, the art directors and more. It deserves more than comparisons with the equally superb mini-series Lonesome Dove and its fabulous other sequels. James Garner's Woodrow Call was terrific, so was Tommy Lee Jones' but is it fair to compare them? Cissy Spacek's Lorena was just as good as Diane Lane's as were Sam Shephard's and Tim Scott's Pea Eye interpretations. How do you rate cake and pie? Is one better than the other? Should you condemn it to thumbs down or tell others to avoid it? Maybe to some people this is the way. One constant in all the LD sequels is Larry McMurtry's brilliant characterizations. And don't complain about character development. It takes time to develop a character's nuances and profile. E.G Archie Bunker, Mary Richards, Barney Miller and friends. How long a movie do you want to watch? To wrap it up, Streets of Laredo is a superb film with great acting, directing, cinematography, and a stirring musical score and more. So was Lonesome Dove, Return to Lonesome Dove, Dead Man's Walk, Comanche Moon and the TV series. They're all different but great!


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