In 1855, a dashing man finishes his schooling in Spain and returns to his home in California to discover that unscrupulous tax collectors have been taking land from defenseless peasants in the area. Deciding to help his people, he begins a fierce battle against the corrupt government officials. Ricardo Cortez, Marjorie Weaver, Katherine DeMille star. AKA: "Beyond the Law," "The Californian." 59 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.