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Marshal of Gunsmoke (1944)

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59 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Citizens of Gunsmoke are being intimidated by Lon Curtis (Harry Woods) and his gang who are preventing an election to vote on a township charter. Town banker Sam Garrett (Herbert Rawlinson)obtains a U. S. Marshal's appointment for Ward ...See moreCitizens of Gunsmoke are being intimidated by Lon Curtis (Harry Woods) and his gang who are preventing an election to vote on a township charter. Town banker Sam Garrett (Herbert Rawlinson)obtains a U. S. Marshal's appointment for Ward Bailey (Tex Ritter). "Glowworm" Johnson (Fuzzy Knight)witnesses the murder of prospector "Nugget" Newcomb (Ernie Adams), by gang-member Pete Larkin (Ethan Laidlaw). Curtis hires Ward's brother, Tom Bailey (Russell Hayden) to defend his henchman. Written by Les Adams See less
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William Lively (original screenplay)
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Updated Jan 22, 1944

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Jan 22, 1944 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Tex Ritter
Marshal Ward Bailey Marshal Ward Bailey   See fewer
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Russell Hayden
Tom Bailey Tom Bailey   See fewer
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Fuzzy Knight
Glowworm Johnson Glowworm Johnson   See fewer
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Jennifer Holt
Ellen Carey Ellen Carey   See fewer
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Harry Woods
Lon Curtiss Lon Curtiss   See fewer
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Herbert Rawlinson
Sam Garret Sam Garret   See fewer
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Ethan Laidlaw
Pete Larkin Pete Larkin   See fewer
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Ray Bennett
Percival Turkel 'Spike' Cassidy Percival Turkel 'Spike' Cassidy   See fewer
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Michael Vallon
Ezra Peters Ezra Peters   See fewer
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Ernie Adams
Nuggett Newcomb Nuggett Newcomb   See fewer
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Slim Whitaker
Henchman Nevada Henchman Nevada   See fewer
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Johnny Bond
Johnny Bond Johnny Bond   See fewer
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Red River Valley Boys
Musicians Musicians   See fewer
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Roy Brent
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Bucko
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Burns
Voter (uncredited) Voter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Budd Buster
Dry Creek (uncredited) Dry Creek (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jess Cavin
Barfly (uncredited) Barfly (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chesebro
Henchman Burns (uncredited) Henchman Burns (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Cox
Barfly (uncredited) Barfly (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmie Dean
Guitar Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited) Guitar Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Desmond
Barfly (uncredited) Barfly (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Elliott
Judge Brown (uncredited) Judge Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Ellis
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Farley
Clem Anderson (uncredited) Clem Anderson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Montgomery
Barfly (uncredited) Barfly (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chuck Morrison
Stage Guard #2 (uncredited) Stage Guard #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Artie Ortego
Man Forbidden to Vote (uncredited) Man Forbidden to Vote (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bud Osborne
Dewey Saunders (uncredited) Dewey Saunders (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Plues
Stagecoach Driver (uncredited) Stagecoach Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Sells
Accordion Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited) Accordion Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Sparks
Jack - Red River Valley Boys Member (uncredited) Jack - Red River Valley Boys Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tenbrook
Henchman at Lon's (uncredited) Henchman at Lon's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wesley Tuttle
Bass Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited) Bass Player - Red River Valley Boys (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dan White
Ed Gardner (uncredited) Ed Gardner (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 30 votes