The Western Wallop (1924)

Western | 1924

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HISTORY

The working title of this film was On ... More Less

The working title of this film was On Parole. More Less

DETAILS
Alternate Title:
On parole
Release Date:
1924
Premiere Information:
New York premiere: 10 October 1924
release: 2 November or 14 December 1924
Copyright Claimant:
Universal Pictures
Copyright Date:
23 September 1924
Copyright Number:
LP20603
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,611 , 4,662
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Parolee Bart Tullison becomes foreman of Anita Stillwell's ranch near the Nevada border. While Anita considers Bart a coward because he will not pursue cattle rustlers across the border, Jefferson Bradshaw learns of Bart's past and resolves to use it to end the growing affection between Anita and Bart. Bradshaw kidnaps Anita and takes her into Nevada, and Bart follows and rescues her. While Bradshaw is taking a beating, the sheriff arrives with a pardon for Bart and the news of the confession of the true perpetrator of the crime for which Bart was convicted on circumstantial ... +


Parolee Bart Tullison becomes foreman of Anita Stillwell's ranch near the Nevada border. While Anita considers Bart a coward because he will not pursue cattle rustlers across the border, Jefferson Bradshaw learns of Bart's past and resolves to use it to end the growing affection between Anita and Bart. Bradshaw kidnaps Anita and takes her into Nevada, and Bart follows and rescues her. While Bradshaw is taking a beating, the sheriff arrives with a pardon for Bart and the news of the confession of the true perpetrator of the crime for which Bart was convicted on circumstantial evidence. +

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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