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Roaring Westward (1949)

Cowhand Jimmy Wakely gives a stallion, "Spooky", to 16-year-old Perry, vacationing with rancher Aunt Jesica, who has taken the boy from the Sheriff's Association School. Prospector "Mossy" ... See full summary »

Director:

Oliver Drake

Writer:

Ronald Davidson (original screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Jimmy Wakely ... Jimmy Wakely
Dub Taylor ... Cannonball (as 'Cannonball' Taylor)
Dennis Moore ... Henchman Sanders
Lois Hall ... Susan Braden
Jack Ingram ... Marshal Bill Braden
Claire Whitney ... Aunt Jessica Martin
Marshall Reed ... Matthews - Henchman
Kenne Duncan ... Morgan
Mike Ragan ... Bart - Henchman (as Holly Bane)
Buddy Swan Buddy Swan ... Perry Andrews
Nolan Leary ... Mossy Stevens - Prospector
Bud Osborne ... Deputy Lafe Blake
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Storyline

Cowhand Jimmy Wakely gives a stallion, "Spooky", to 16-year-old Perry, vacationing with rancher Aunt Jesica, who has taken the boy from the Sheriff's Association School. Prospector "Mossy" Stevens is murdered by claim jumper Sanders and a henchman. Chased by U. S. Marshal Bill Braden, Sanders forces Perry to change clothes with him and then he escapes on "Spooky." Perry chases Sanders but is shot by Braden who thinks he is the outlaw being chased. Jimmy and Aunt Jessica berate Braden for the shooting, and the Sheriff's Association school loses its funding because of Perry's suspected involvement of the murder of Stevens. Jimmy joins the Morgan-Bart mine-jumping gang, to the annoyance of gang-member Sanders. "Cannonball" finds "Spooky", and Jimmy learns that Sanders rode him after the murder of Stevens. Aunt Jessica reveals to Susan Braden, the Marshal's daughter, that Jimmy is working with the gang to clear Perry's name. Sanders overhears this, tells Morgan, who plots Jimmy's ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

BOOM TOWN BAD MEN STRIKE ON THE SAVAGE GOLD FRONTIER! See more »


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1949 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Boom Town Badmen See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Monogram Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Final film of Claire Whitney. See more »

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