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Red River Range (1938)

Approved | | Western | 22 December 1938 (USA)
Very organized cattle rustlers are operating with portable slaughterhouses and refrigerator vans. The governor asks the Three Mesquiteers to go undercover to investigate.

Director:

George Sherman

Writers:

Stanley Roberts (screenplay), Betty Burbridge (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
John Wayne ... Stony Brooke
Ray Corrigan ... Tucson Smith
Max Terhune ... Lullaby Joslin
Polly Moran ... Mrs. Maxwell
Lorna Gray ... Jane Mason
Kirby Grant ... Tex Reilly
Sammy McKim ... Tommy Jones
William Royle ... Payne
Perry Ivins Perry Ivins ... Hartley
Stanley Blystone ... Randall
Lenore Bushman ... Evelyn Maxwell
Burr Caruth Burr Caruth ... Pop Mason
Roger Williams ... Sheriff Wood
Earl Askam Earl Askam ... Morton - Henchman
Olin Francis ... Kenton - Henchman
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Storyline

The Cattlemen's Association has called in the Mesquiteers to find cattle rustlers. They get Tex Riley to pose as Stony so Stony can arrive posing as a wanted outlaw. This gets Stony into the gang of rustlers and he alerts Tucson and Lullaby as to the next raid. But Hartley is on hand and unknown to anyone is the rustler's boss and he joins the posse with a plan that will do away with the Mesquiteers. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 December 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kampf am Roten Fluss See more »

Filming Locations:

Agoura, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA High Fidelity Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The Civilian Volunteer Reserve's dossier on The Three Mesquiteers reads: "Lullaby Joslin / Stony Burke / Tucson Smith Alias: The Three Mesquiteers Address: Three M Ranch, Mesquite County Qualifications: Top Hands - Expert Gunmen - Closed Mouthed - Dependable - Absolutely Honest" See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Justice of the Peace: Do you swear to tell the truth and nothing but the truth, so help... Pardon me. Do you, Tex Reilly, take this woman to be your lawfully wedded wife, so help you?
Elmer, Lullaby's Dummy: "So help him" is right!
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The 31 Year Old John Wayne
2 September 2003 | by Single-Black-MaleSee all my reviews

No matter what film John Wayne appears in he's always interesting to watch. Besides the fact that as an actor he was used by novelists and directors to reinvent the American west, as a personality he was endearing to watch, especially in this film where he is more important than the storyline.


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