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Director  Ford Beebe Ray Taylor
Language  English
6.2/10 IMDb

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Country  United States
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Writer  Basil Dickey, Oliver Drake, Sherman L. Lowe, George H. Plympton
Release date  1 July 1941

Riders of Death Valley is a 1941 Universal movie serial. It was a high budget serial with an all-star cast led by Dick Foran and Buck Jones. Ford Beebe and Ray Taylor directed.

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Cast

  • Dick Foran as Jim Benton, vigilante hero
  • Leo Carrillo as Pancho Lopez
  • Buck Jones as Tombstone
  • Charles Bickford as Wolf Reade, villain hired by Kirby and Davis
  • Guinn "Big Boy" Williams as Borax Bill
  • Lon Chaney, Jr. as Butch, one of Reade's henchmen
  • Noah Beery, Jr. as Smokey
  • Jean Brooks as Mary Morgan
  • James Blaine as Joseph Kirby, one of the mastermind villains
  • Monte Blue as Rance Davis, the other mastermind villain
  • Glenn Strange as Tex, a Benton Rider
  • Roy Barcroft as Dirk, one of Reade's henchmen
  • Jack Rockwell as Trigger, one of Reade's henchmen
  • Ethan Laidlaw as Rusty, one of Reade's henchmen
  • Richard Alexander as Pete Grump, one of Reade's henchmen
  • Production

    Rider's of Death Valley was Universal's "all-star, high budget western cliffhanger." It provided a lot of stock footage for later serials.

    Stunts

  • Jack Casey
  • Leroy Johnson
  • Gil Perkins
  • Ken Terrell doubling George J. Lewis
  • Duke York
  • Chapter titles

    1. Death Marks the Trail
    2. The Menacing Herd
    3. The Plunge of Peril
    4. Flaming Fury
    5. The Avalanche of Doom
    6. Blood and Gold
    7. Death Rides the Storm
    8. Descending Doom
    9. Death Holds the Reins
    10. Devouring Flames
    11. The Fatal Blast
    12. Thundering Doom
    13. Bridge of Disaster
    14. A Fight to the Death
    15. The Harvest of Hate

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    References

    Riders of Death Valley Wikipedia
    Riders of Death Valley IMDb