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The Man from Texas (1948)

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71 min | Western

Tobias Simms (James Craig) is torn between his criminal career as the masked bandit named the "El Paso Kid", and the life of a law-abiding citizen with his long-suffering wife Zoe (Lynn Bari). Throughout the film, he tells his worried wife...See moreTobias Simms (James Craig) is torn between his criminal career as the masked bandit named the "El Paso Kid", and the life of a law-abiding citizen with his long-suffering wife Zoe (Lynn Bari). Throughout the film, he tells his worried wife "just one more time", but is unable to stop, angering Zoe greatly. However, he does have brief moments of heroics when he helps the Widow Weeks (Una Merkel) save her farm. This was Eagle-Lion Studios first big budget film. See less
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Director
Writers
Joseph Fields (screenplay) | Jerome Chodorov (screenplay) | E.B. Ginty (story "Missouri Legend") (as E.B.Ginty)
Cinematographer
Jackson Rose (as Jackson J. Rose)
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Updated Mar 6, 1948

Release date
Mar 6, 1948 (United States)

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32 cast members
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James Craig
Tobias Simms - alias Toby Heath Tobias Simms - alias Toby Heath   See fewer
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Lynn Bari
Zee Simms - alias Zee Heath Zee Simms - alias Zee Heath   See fewer
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Johnny Johnston
Billy Taylor (as Johnnie Johnston) Billy Taylor (as Johnnie Johnston)   See fewer
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Una Merkel
Widow Weeks Widow Weeks   See fewer
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Wallace Ford
Jed (as Wally Ford) Jed (as Wally Ford)   See fewer
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Harry Davenport
'Pop' Hickey 'Pop' Hickey   See fewer
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Sara Allgood
Aunt Belle (as Sarah Allgood) Aunt Belle (as Sarah Allgood)   See fewer
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Victor Cutler
Charlie Jackson (as Vic Cutler) Charlie Jackson (as Vic Cutler)   See fewer
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Reed Hadley
Marshal Gregg Marshal Gregg   See fewer
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Erville Alderson
Preacher (uncredited) Preacher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Andrews
Sheriff (uncredited) Sheriff (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Arness
Gang Member (uncredited) Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glen Arthur
Simms' Son (uncredited) Simms' Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Bennett
Deputy (uncredited) Deputy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lane Bradford
Gang Member (uncredited) Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul E. Burns
Older Henchman (uncredited) Older Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Conway
Younger Henchman (uncredited) Younger Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clancy Cooper
Jim Walsh - Henchman (uncredited) Jim Walsh - Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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King Donovan
Sam (uncredited) Sam (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Dunn
Deputy (uncredited) Deputy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Farley
Stranger (uncredited) Stranger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Foote
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited) Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hope Landin
Mrs. Bixbie (uncredited) Mrs. Bixbie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lyle Latell
Horseman (uncredited) Horseman (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Logan
Preacher (uncredited) Preacher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Malcolm
Mr. Bixbie (uncredited) Mr. Bixbie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Suzanne O'Connor
Simms' Daughter (uncredited) Simms' Daughter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Roberts
Customer at Feed Store (uncredited) Customer at Feed Store (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brick Sullivan
Sheriff (uncredited) Sheriff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Wagenheim
Arthur - Bank Teller (uncredited) Arthur - Bank Teller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Wilkerson
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Worden
Churchgoer (uncredited) Churchgoer (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 47 votes