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The Texan (1930)

Passed | | Western | 10 May 1930 (USA)
An outlaw, the Llano Kid is the scourge of south Texas and a Bible quoting lawman named Thacker. The kid joins a con man in a plot to deceive a wealthy old woman that he's her long-lost son... See full summary »

Director:

John Cromwell

Writers:

Oliver H.P. Garrett (adaptation), O. Henry (story "The Double-Dyed Deceiver") | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gary Cooper ... Enrique, aka 'Quico,' The Llano Kid
Fay Wray ... Consuelo
Emma Dunn ... Señora Doña Marguerita Ibarra
Oscar Apfel ... Thacker
James A. Marcus ... Sheriff John Brown
Donald Reed ... Nick Ibarra
Soledad Jiménez ... The Dueña
Veda Buckland Veda Buckland ... Mary, A Nurse
César Vanoni César Vanoni ... Pasquale
Ed Brady ... Henry (as Edwin J. Brady)
Enrique Acosta Enrique Acosta ... Sixto
Romualdo Tirado Romualdo Tirado ... Cabman
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Storyline

An outlaw, the Llano Kid is the scourge of south Texas and a Bible quoting lawman named Thacker. The kid joins a con man in a plot to deceive a wealthy old woman that he's her long-lost son and heir. Traveling to Mexico, move into the luxurious hacienda, but the Kid soon grows to love the woman and the beautiful neighbor Consuelo. He turns on his partner and the lawman from Texas is still on his trail. Written by WesternOne

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Taglines:

A TERROR to men! A TORMENT to women! A THRILL for all! See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 May 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Verbrechen von Buenas Terras See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. However, due to legal complications, this particular title was never included in the initial television package and may never have been televised. See more »

Connections

Remade as The Llano Kid (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

To Hold You
Lyrics by L. Wolfe Gilbert
Music by Abel Baer
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