The title Hell Hounds aren't canines, but a band of horse rustlers terrorizing ranchers on the Arizona frontier. And when they murder the local sheriff, it's up to deputy Yakima Canutt to step up and muzzle the miscreants in this silent oater. Lafe McKee, Neva Gerber, and Al Ferguson also star. 58 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score; bonus short "Smile, Buttercup, Smile" (1929). Silent with music score.