Coyote Canyon (1949)

This film and the 1950 short "The Fargo Phantom" were edited together and released as a feature called "Tales of the West #2" in 1950.


Will Cowan


Joseph O'Donnell (screenplay), Norton S. Parker (based on a story by)


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Cast overview:
Tex Williams ... Tex Williams (as 'Tex' Williams)
Smokey Rogers Smokey Rogers ... Smokey Rogers (as 'Smokey' Rogers)
Deuce Spriggins Deuce Spriggins ... Deuce Spriggins (as 'Deuce' Spriggens)
Donna Martell ... Jane Barlow
George Eldredge ... Marshal Kelly (as George Eldridge)
Judd Holdren ... Jack Steele
Leslie Kimmell Leslie Kimmell ... Barlow
Jim Hayward Jim Hayward ... Sheriff Haight
Robert J. Wilke ... Deputy Sheriff Ed (as Bob Wilkie)
Jess Fargo Jess Fargo ... Guard


Tex Williams is mistaken for a wanted outlaw and jailed. He escapes and, with the help of his friends Smokey Rogers and Deuce Spriggins, hunts down and brings in the real outlaw. All of this and three songs are accomplished in less than 26 minutes. This short was combined with another in the Tex Williams series, The Fargo Phantom, and released again in 1950 as a feature called "Tales of the West No. 2." Written by Les Adams <>

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Short | Musical | Western







Release Date:

17 November 1949 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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[first lines]
[Tex spots a runaway stagecoach careening down the road]
Tex: Smokey, is there a driver on that stage?
Smokey: Must be, but I don't see him.
Tex: I don't either. Let's go take a look.
Smokey: Not me! We're in enough trouble as it is.
Tex: Come on!
Smokey: I ain't a-goin'.
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Remake of Border Wolves (1938) See more »


Waltz of the West
Written by Foster Carling
Performed by Tex Williams, Smokey Rogers and Deuce Spriggins (as Deuce Spriggens)
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