The Lariat Kid (1929)

62 mins | Western | 12 May 1929

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DATE
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Film Daily
28 Apr 1929.
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Variety
8 May 1929
p. 31.
DETAILS
Release Date:
12 May 1929
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 8 May 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
29 March 1929
Copyright Number:
LP251
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
62
Length(in feet):
5,247
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Deputy Sheriff Tom Richards rides into Hell's Gulch to bring order to that rowdy town and to avenge the murder of his father, who had been sheriff there. Tom falls in love with Mary Lou and rides to her rescue when she is kidnaped by Gregg. Tom arrests not only Gregg but also the rest of his gang, proving Gregg to have been his father's murderer. Tom and Mary Lou are married by the ... +


Deputy Sheriff Tom Richards rides into Hell's Gulch to bring order to that rowdy town and to avenge the murder of his father, who had been sheriff there. Tom falls in love with Mary Lou and rides to her rescue when she is kidnaped by Gregg. Tom arrests not only Gregg but also the rest of his gang, proving Gregg to have been his father's murderer. Tom and Mary Lou are married by the judge. +

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Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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