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Marked for Murder (1945)

Approved | | Comedy, Music, Western | 8 February 1945 (USA)
Rangers Dave and Panhandle arrive and are joined by Lawyer Tex to try and stop the range war between the ranchers and the sheep men. After they jail the ranchers for attacking the sheep men... See full summary »

Director:

Elmer Clifton

Writer:

Elmer Clifton (original screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tex Ritter ... Tex Haines
Dave O'Brien ... Texas Ranger Dave Wyatt
Guy Wilkerson ... Texas Ranger Panhandle Perkins
Marilyn McConnell Marilyn McConnell ... Ruth Lane
Ed Cassidy ... Dick Vernon (as Edward Cassidy)
Henry Hall ... Sheriff Jim Whitlock
Charles King ... Pete Magoo - Magoo
Jack Ingram ... Sam Taylor (as Jack Ingraham)
Bob Kortman ... Henchman (as Robert Kortman)
The Milo Twins The Milo Twins ... Guitar Players - Sheepmen
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Rangers Dave and Panhandle arrive and are joined by Lawyer Tex to try and stop the range war between the ranchers and the sheep men. After they jail the ranchers for attacking the sheep men, they are lead away from town by a decoy as the real culprits head for town to kill the ranchers and blame the sheep men. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Taglines:

SINGING, RIDING, FIGHTING - The Rangers Ride Again! (original poster)

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Western

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Approved
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 February 1945 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Connections

Follows Boss of Rawhide (1943) See more »

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Great Grand-Dad
Performed by The Milo Twins
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Tex Ritter and the long arm of the law !
27 April 2008 | by ca-corbettSee all my reviews

Singing cowboy great Tex Ritter stars in the B-Western favorite from the 1940's. In this one, Tex appears again with frequent co-star Dave O'Brien . The two are caught in the middle of a frontier spat between sheep men and ranchers. In between a few homespun cowpoke tunes, lawyer Ritter helps to restore order amongst the various feuding factions.

Ritter was not much of an actor, but always seemed at home on the range. His personable, witty style here fore-shadowed the lovable characters his son John Ritter would also make famous a few decades later. He was a great singer/songwriter, which made this a very enjoyable western programmer.


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