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The Texas Rangers

1951 1h 14m Western List
Reviews 50% Audience Score Fewer than 50 Ratings
The Civil War has ended, the Union Army has pulled out, and now the Texas Rangers are needed once again to protect their state from harm. The newly reformed Rangers decide to take a chance by hiring a notorious outlaw Johnny Carver (George Montgomery). They offer the desperado amnesty for his previous crimes if he'll put his famous trigger finger to work for Texas. Carver agrees, but his new job won't be easy, as his old rival, the Sundance Kid (Ian MacDonald), is out for vengeance. Read More Read Less

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Michael E. Grost Classic Film and Television Rousing Western with good storytelling and lively characters. Dec 29, 2015 Full Review Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews Action-packed B Western about the Texas Rangers. Rated: B- Sep 25, 2012 Full Review Read all reviews

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Audience Member Really good one here. Yes I highly recommend it. James Welch Henderson Arkansas made 18th 2023. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 05/18/23 Full Review deke p I liked it. Despite some unrealistic things. But GAIL STORM! George MONTGOMERY. John Denner. Playing famous Western criminals. Far cry from BUTCH CASSIDY & the SUNDANCE KID. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 03/30/23 Full Review Audience Member Considering this film is nearly 70 years old, It's full of action and definately entertaining. Fast paced in comparison to many other westerns and i would say worth a watch. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/16/23 Full Review Audience Member good B movie Sat afternoon fare Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/25/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis The Civil War has ended, the Union Army has pulled out, and now the Texas Rangers are needed once again to protect their state from harm. The newly reformed Rangers decide to take a chance by hiring a notorious outlaw Johnny Carver (George Montgomery). They offer the desperado amnesty for his previous crimes if he'll put his famous trigger finger to work for Texas. Carver agrees, but his new job won't be easy, as his old rival, the Sundance Kid (Ian MacDonald), is out for vengeance.
Director
Phil Karlson
Producer
Bernard Small
Screenwriter
Richard Schayer
Production Co
Edward Small Productions
Genre
Western
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 14m