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The Cowboy Star (1936)

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56 min | Action, Drama, Romance

Tired of being a cowboy movie star, Yorke quits the movies and buys a ranch so he can be a real cowboy. But just as in his films trouble arrives. This time it's bank robber Sampson and his two cronies.
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Writers
Frances Guihan (screen play) | Frank Melford (story) | Cornelius Reese (story)
Cinematographer
Allen G. Siegler (photography)
Editor
William A. Lyon (as William Lyon)
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Updated Nov 20, 1936

Release date
Nov 20, 1936 (United States)

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38 cast members
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Charles Starrett
Spencer Yorke Spencer Yorke   See fewer
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Iris Meredith
Mary Baker Mary Baker   See fewer
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Si Jenks
Buckshot Williams Buckshot Williams   See fewer
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Marc Lawrence
Johnny Sampson Johnny Sampson   See fewer
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Edward Peil Sr.
Clem Baker (as Ed Piel Sr.) Clem Baker (as Ed Piel Sr.)   See fewer
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Wally Albright
Jimmy Baker Jimmy Baker   See fewer
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Ralph McCullough
Pretty Boy Hogan Pretty Boy Hogan   See fewer
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Richard Terry
Midget Jack James Midget Jack James   See fewer
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Landers Stevens
Jack Kingswell Jack Kingswell   See fewer
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Eric Alden
Movie Leading Man (uncredited) Movie Leading Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Silver Tip Baker
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Botiller
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Brinley
Taylorville Townsman (uncredited) Taylorville Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chesebro
Furniture Delivery Man (uncredited) Furniture Delivery Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Fiske
Movie Director Martin (uncredited) Movie Director Martin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gardner
Assistant Director (uncredited) Assistant Director (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gale Goodson
Girl at Party (uncredited) Girl at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wilfred Hari
Togo (uncredited) Togo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Haskell
Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited) Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Hendricks
Taylorville Townsman (uncredited) Taylorville Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eleanor Huntley
Girl at Party (uncredited) Girl at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Jones
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Lund
Mother of Rescued Girl (uncredited) Mother of Rescued Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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James MacDonald
Still Photographer (uncredited) Still Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Mapes
Wrangler at Corral (uncredited) Wrangler at Corral (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sammy McKim
Sammy (uncredited) Sammy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Meehan
Movie Cowboy (uncredited) Movie Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Melton
Reporter Denny Devers (uncredited) Reporter Denny Devers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Martha Merrill
Girl at Party (uncredited) Girl at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Mix
Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited) Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Moorhouse
Dinner Guest (uncredited) Dinner Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Buck Moulton
Buck - Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited) Buck - Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Powell
Joe - the Press Agent (uncredited) Joe - the Press Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Rockwell
Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited) Movie Lot Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Tyrrell
Party Butler (uncredited) Party Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Blackjack Ward
Movie Lot Hand (uncredited) Movie Lot Hand (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jane Weir
Girl at Party (uncredited) Girl at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Blackie Whiteford
Taylorville Townsman (uncredited) Taylorville Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 72 votes