Storyline. Texas, 1878: cheerful outlaw-buddies Jim, Lorn and Wahoo rescue spunky orphan Rannie Carter from rustling racketeers, then are forced to separate. Lorn goes on to bigger and better robberies, while Jim and Wahoo are (at first reluctantly) maneuvered into joining the Texas Rangers. For friendship's sake, the three try to keep out of direct conflict, but a showdown begins to look inevitable.
- Leslie Fenton
Streets of Laredo is a 1949 American Western film directed by Leslie Fenton and starring William Holden, Macdonald Carey and William Bendix as three outlaws who rescue a young girl, played by Mona Freeman. When they become separated, two reluctantly become Texas Rangers, while the third continues on a life of crime. The film is a Technicolor remake of King Vidor's black-and-white film The Texas Rangers, which starred Fred MacMurray in Holden's role, Jack Oakie in William Bendix's, Lloyd Nolan in
The first spinoff, Return to Lonesome Dove, was rushed out without author Larry McMurtry's input, but Streets of Laredo, which McMurtry scripted from his own novel, returns us firmly to his brutal West. Legendary Texas Ranger Captain Woodrow Call (James Garner, who steps into the boots left by Tommy Lee Jones with comfortable assurance and understated courage) has turned bounty hunter, and he heads off on the bloody trail of vicious Mexican gunman Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz), a sadistic, angry ...
Nov 12, 1995 · Streets of Laredo (TV Mini-Series 1995) - IMDb. With James Garner, Sissy Spacek, Sam Shepard, Ned Beatty. Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle.
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Streets of Laredo. (22) IMDb 6.7 1 h 33 min 1949. A dangerous outlaw separates from his two partners in crime when they join the Texas Rangers to hide out, and he continues committing robberies on his own.
Streets of Laredo is from McMurtry's book of the same name. If you want a glimpse of Texas as the frontier is beginning to die, if you want a glimpse of what Mexican border towns were, this is your film. It pulls no punches. The reviews that protest the killings, the plight of women, the starkness of South Texas, do not have a clue.
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Larry McMurtry's Streets of Laredo is a 1995 American Western television miniseries directed by Joseph Sargent. It is a three-part adaptation of the 1993 novel of the same name by author Larry McMurtry and is the third installment in the Lonesome Dove series serving as a direct sequel to Lonesome Dove, ignoring the events of Return to Lonesome Dove. The series is set in the 1890s. The series stars James Garner as former Texas Ranger Captain Woodrow F. Call, now a bounty hunter, hired to track do
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