b Westerns (Wally Wales) Movies on DVD
Hard-to-find western short stars Wally Wales as a cowboy who gets the tables turned on him by the crook he's chasing. Victor Adamson produced (as himself), wrote and directed (as Denver Dixon), and co-stars (as Al Mix). With Buffalo Bill, Jr., Victoria Vinton. Also included is the rare short "Henry's Weekend In The Desert" (1934), plus a selection of intermissions and trailers.
A ranch hand (Wally Wales) gets into a dust-up with his foreman (Robert Walker)--a fight that only gets worse when they realize they're both in love with the same woman...their boss's daughter! The foreman's dastardly plot to rip off his potential future father-in-law means his rival might just catch a lucky break. Romantic oater co-stars Virginia Brown Faire, Buzz Barton. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
These hawks aren't the kind you'll find on an Audubon Society checklist, but some dirty birds who harass innocent sheepherders until Wally Wales rides in, a-whoppin' and a-wailin', and turns the hawks into jailbirds. With Yakima Canutt, Buzz Barton. NOTE: This rare find was taken from a 16mm print that was professionally edited to about 40 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
The rope goes swirling, the fists start flying, and the guns begin shooting in this high-energy sagebrusher accented by wild lariat stuntwork. Wally Wales and Buzz Barton star in this tale of two brothers whose mix-up over a marriage proposal gets sidetracked by a dust-up with a con man. Fred Church, Sam Garrett co-star. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
Wally Wales stars as a Texas Ranger sent to infiltrate a gang of outlaws that has already claimed the lives of countless deputies in this action-packed western short. Al Hoxie, Yakima Canutt, Dorothy Gritten also star. Also included is "Desert Man" (1934) with Wales as a government agent who goes undercover to help a ranch owner protect her property from thieves. With Hoxie, Canutt, Peggy Djarling. 40 min. total.
A race is planned between two competing stagecoach companies to decide which will win a contract to transport the mail. Wally Wales must come to the rescue when one group decides to use any means necessary to win--including kidnapping and sabotage. Bud Osborne, Ruth Mix, Al Ferguson, Cliff Lyons co-star. 59 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
In this silent oater, a wounded gunslinger on the run from a determined detective who is seeking to bring him in travels across the border to recuperate at a safe house. But when the lawman tracks him down, the cowpoke must figure out how to escape and make his way to freedom. Wally Wales, Peggy Montgomery, Wm. J Dyer star. 56 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.
A family living on a government-leased stretch of grazing land is terrorized by a notorious hombre. The feud draws the attention of cowboy Wally Wales, but when he confronts the villain, more trouble ensues. Little Bobbie Nelson, Fred Parker also star. 55 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.