Plunging Hoofs (1929)

Western | 14 April 1929

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Film Daily
14 Apr 1929.
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Variety
17 Apr 1929.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
14 April 1929
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 10 April 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
15 June 1928
Copyright Number:
LP25380
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,344
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Jed Campbell, a "skypilot," and Nanette, a dancehall girl, meet when each goes to rescue Rex, "King of the Wild Horses," from a trap set by "Squint" Jones, an employee of saloonkeeper Jim Wales. Wales, an evil man, has designs on Nanette and wants to capture Rex. Because Nanette is ashamed of her occupation she refuses Campbell's marriage proposal. Eventually they settle their differences; Rex and Starlight eliminate Wales, and Nanette marries ... +


Jed Campbell, a "skypilot," and Nanette, a dancehall girl, meet when each goes to rescue Rex, "King of the Wild Horses," from a trap set by "Squint" Jones, an employee of saloonkeeper Jim Wales. Wales, an evil man, has designs on Nanette and wants to capture Rex. Because Nanette is ashamed of her occupation she refuses Campbell's marriage proposal. Eventually they settle their differences; Rex and Starlight eliminate Wales, and Nanette marries Jed. +

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