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Trailing Double Trouble (1940)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Western | 10 October 1940 (USA)
Moreland wants to control the lucrative gravel contract, so he has owner Bob Horner murdered, so he can make his orphaned son his ward, but the Range Bustersand Horner's sister have other plans.

Director:

S. Roy Luby

Writers:

George H. Plympton (original story) (as George Plympton), Oliver Drake (screen adaptation)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ray Corrigan ... 'Crash' Corrigan (as Ray 'Crash' Corrigan)
John 'Dusty' King ... Dusty King
Max Terhune ... 'Alibi' Terhune (as Max 'Alibi' Terhune)
Elmer Elmer ... Elmer Sneezeweed - Alibi's Dummy
Lita Conway ... Marion Horner
Nancy Louise King Nancy Louise King ... The Baby
Roy Barcroft ... Jim Moreland
Jack Rutherford ... Amos Hardy
Tom London ... Henchman Kirk
William Kellogg William Kellogg ... Henchman Walt
Carl Mathews Carl Mathews ... Henchman Drag
Forrest Taylor ... Sheriff
Kenne Duncan ... Bob Horner (as Ken Duncan)
Rex Felker Rex Felker ... Rope Twirler
Jimmy Wakely and His Rough Riders Jimmy Wakely and His Rough Riders ... Saloon Musicians

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Storyline

When Moreland's henchman attack Bob Horner the Range Busters break it up. Horner dies but they get the baby Moreland was after. He must have it to become it's guardian and take control of the Horner ranch. When the henchmen catch up with Alibi, they take the baby cradle not realizing Alibi has substituted his dummy Elmer. Crash having evidence Moreland is the one they want, now has a plan to expose him. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Taglines:

AN AVALANCHE OF WESTERN ACTION! (original ad - all caps) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Western

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Trivia

The earliest documented telecast of this film occurred Thursday 11 October 1945 on New York City's pioneer television station WNBT (Channel 1). See more »

Quotes

Dusty King: [to Alibi] Elmer's sure got your number, Alibi.
'Crash' Corrigan: [to Elmer] We're gettin' pretty fed up with that jabberin'!
'Crash' Corrigan: [to Alibi] Why don't you put that dummy away?
Elmer Sneezeweed - Alibi's Dummy: Whose that dummy, you big ape? Get down off that horse and I'll tear yuh apart... if I ketch yuh.
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Connections

Followed by Texas Trouble Shooters (1942) See more »

Soundtracks

Under Western Skies
Written by Johnny Lange (uncredited) and Lew Porter (uncredited)
Performed by John 'Dusty' King
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ein Cowboy lebt gef√§hrlich See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Range Busters See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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