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The Desperate Game (1926)

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51 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

Jim Wesley, son of a ranch owner, and Marguerite Grayson, daughter of the neighboring ranch-owner, return home from being back east in college, and the two fathers are encouraging them to get married, which will serve to solve the problem ...See moreJim Wesley, son of a ranch owner, and Marguerite Grayson, daughter of the neighboring ranch-owner, return home from being back east in college, and the two fathers are encouraging them to get married, which will serve to solve the problem of a disputed boundary line between the ranches. But there are others who don't wish to see the dispute settled and scheme to keep the marriage from happening. Jim has to saddle up his horse, Lightning, and ride out and put an end to the land-grabbing scheme. Written by Les Adams See less
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Writers
George Elwood Jenks (story) (as George C. Jenks) | Frank S. Beresford (scenario)
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Updated Feb 14, 1926

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Feb 14, 1926 (United States)

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12 cast members
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Pete Morrison
Jim Wesley Jim Wesley   See fewer
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Lightning the Horse
Jim's Horse (as Lightning the Wonder Horse) Jim's Horse (as Lightning the Wonder Horse)   See fewer
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Dolores Gardner
Marguerite Grayson Marguerite Grayson   See fewer
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Jim Welch
Mr. Wesley - Jim's Father (as James Welsh) Mr. Wesley - Jim's Father (as James Welsh)   See fewer
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Jere Austin
Mel Larrimer Mel Larrimer   See fewer
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J.P. Lockney
Adam Grayson Adam Grayson   See fewer
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Al Richmond
Montana McGraw Montana McGraw   See fewer
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Virginia Warwick
Belle Deane Belle Deane   See fewer
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Lew Meehan
Bat Grayson Bat Grayson   See fewer
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Milburn Morante
Shinney Shinney   See fewer
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Merrill McCormick
Luke Grayson (as William Merrill McCormick) Luke Grayson (as William Merrill McCormick)   See fewer
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Bert Lindley
Pat Davis Pat Davis   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 9 votes