GenreWestern Story byJack Natteford LanguageEnglish
WriterJack Natteford (screenplay) Release dateSeptember 20, 1931 (1931-09-20) CastHoot Gibson (William Penn \'Peaceful\' Patton), Lina Basquette (Senora Martini), Mathilde Comont (Maria Romero), G. Raymond Nye (Joe Barlow), Jessie Arnold (Mrs. Patton), Jack Byron (Abe) Similar moviesNothing to Lose, Just One of the Girls, The Tenth Man, Incident, A Sailor on Horseback
The Hard Hombre is a 1931 American Pre-Code Western film directed by Otto Brower and starring rodeo champion Hoot Gibson. The film follows a simpleton rancher who is mistaken for a notorious outlaw known as The Hard Hombre.
Principal photography for The Hard Hombre began on July 14, 1931, where the opening scenes were filmed at Vasquez Rocks in Angeles National Forest. It is one of the first films to be filmed in part at the popular rock formation.