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Silver Spurs (1943)

Passed | | Action, Comedy, Music | 12 August 1943 (USA)
Roy's boss has inherited a very large ranch but the will keeps him from selling it although his widow could. Lucky Miller is out to get control of the ranch so he has a girl come west to ... See full summary »

Director:

Joseph Kane

Writers:

John K. Butler (original screenplay), J. Benton Cheney (original screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Roy Rogers ... Roy Rogers
Trigger ... Trigger (as Trigger The Smartest Horse in the Movies)
Smiley Burnette ... Frog
John Carradine ... Lucky Miller
Phyllis Brooks ... Mary Hardigan
Jerome Cowan ... Jerry Johnson
Joyce Compton ... Millie Love
Dick Wessel ... Buck Walters
Hal Taliaferro ... Steve Corlan
Forrest Taylor ... Judge Pebble
Charles C. Wilson ... Mr. Hawkins (as Charles Wilson)
Byron Foulger ... Justice of the Peace
Bob Nolan ... Bob, Leader of the Sons of the Pioneers
Sons of the Pioneers ... Musicians, Ranch Hands
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Storyline

Roy's boss has inherited a very large ranch but the will keeps him from selling it although his widow could. Lucky Miller is out to get control of the ranch so he has a girl come west to marry him. Then after the wedding he has his henchman kill the owner. Roy is nearby and when the murder gun is switched with his, Roy finds himself in jail. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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It's a BIG PICTURE (original ad - mostly caps) See more »


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 August 1943 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Caminho Trágico See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(original) | (edited)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Film debut of Marshall Reed. See more »

Connections

Edited into Six Gun Theater: Silver Spurs (2015) See more »

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Jubilation Jamboree
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Trigger, music, and stunts galore
14 July 2019 | by frank4122See all my reviews

Music from Roy Rogers and Sons of Pioneers livened up the great action in Silver Spurs. It all starts with Roy demanding the rail road rights from Jerry Johnson but all he gets is a right hook. The stage is set for action and for mail order bride and news lady, the stunning Phyllis Brooks to work her magic. John Carradine played the villainous Lucky Miller to the hilt. The famous stuntman Yakima Canutt coordinated and performed some great stunts throughout. Ever ready, Smiley Burnette takes some brutal hits but somehow stays in the fight against Lucky. Roy said Trigger is a well trained horse and he more than proved it in this one. With one of the best henchmen ever Hal Taliaferro and great comedic timing from Joyce Compton, Silver Spurs is a Republic picture well worth watching.


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