Trigger Tricks (1930)

60 mins | Western | 1 June 1930

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Film Daily
8 Jun 1930.
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Variety
25 Jun 1930
p. 115.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
1 June 1930
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
22 May 1930
Copyright Number:
LP1324
Physical Properties:
Sound
Movietone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
60
Length(in feet):
5,462
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Tim Brennan rides onto Betty Dawley's sheep ranch to avenge the killing of his brother, Betty's former foreman, and she persuades him to intervene in the feud with Tom Kingston, a neighboring cattleman. He hires out to Kingston and rounds up Kingston's gang by a ruse involving a Victrola. Meanwhile, he lures Kingston to a narrow pass near the hideouts, and he is forced into a confession before the sheriff. Just as Kingston's men discover the trick, Tim and Betty arrive with the villain under the protection of the law. Betty and Tim decide to make their alliance ... +


Tim Brennan rides onto Betty Dawley's sheep ranch to avenge the killing of his brother, Betty's former foreman, and she persuades him to intervene in the feud with Tom Kingston, a neighboring cattleman. He hires out to Kingston and rounds up Kingston's gang by a ruse involving a Victrola. Meanwhile, he lures Kingston to a narrow pass near the hideouts, and he is forced into a confession before the sheriff. Just as Kingston's men discover the trick, Tim and Betty arrive with the villain under the protection of the law. Betty and Tim decide to make their alliance permanent. +

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