Covered Wagon Trails (1940)

Approved | | Action, Adventure, Music | 10 April 1940 (USA)
A wagon train of settlers is approaching Prairieville and rancher Allen is out to stop them by having some of his men join the train and poison the horses. When Jack Cameron arrives in ... See full summary »

Director:

Raymond K. Johnson

Writers:

Tom Gibson (original story), Tom Gibson (screenplay)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jack Randall ... Jack Cameron
Sally Cairns Sally Cairns ... Carol Bradford
Lafe McKee ... John Bradford
David Sharpe ... Ed Cameron
Budd Buster ... Manny - Sidekick (as Bud Buster)
Glenn Strange ... Henchman Fletcher
Kenne Duncan ... Blaine - Henchman (as Kenneth Duncan)
George Chesebro ... Carter - Henchman
Carl Mathews Carl Mathews ... Nixon - Henchman
Jimmy Aubrey ... Denton (as James Aubrey)
Frank Ellis Frank Ellis ... J.P. Allen
John Elliott ... Beaumont - Rancher
Tex Terry Tex Terry ... Henchman with Fletcher
Hank Bell ... Prairieville Sheriff
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Storyline

A wagon train of settlers is approaching Prairieville and rancher Allen is out to stop them by having some of his men join the train and poison the horses. When Jack Cameron arrives in Prairieville with replacement horses, he learns his brother who was with the train has been murdered. A piece of his brother's clothing identifies a member of the gang and Jack sets out to find the rest of them and also deliver the horses. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Taglines:

Outcast killers and savage red-men rule the wagon trails...'till a two-fisted "Captain" of a "Prairie Schooner" takes over the law...and the lawless (original poster) See more »


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 April 1940 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Monogram Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono
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Trivia

The earliest documented telecasts of this film occurred in New York City Sunday 23 May 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Cincinnati Saturday 3 September 1949 on WCPO (Channel 7). See more »

Soundtracks

Under the Western Skies
Written by Johnny Lange and Lew Porter
Sung by Kerry Smith
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