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King of the Pecos (1936)  link to King of the Pecos on IMDb  

Number: 504

poster King of the Pecos

IMDb Rating:
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6.1/10 (278 votes)

Country: USA, 54 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Western

Director(s): Joseph Kane

Storyline:
Profiteer Alexander Stiles lays claim to a million acres of range in the Pecos River country, but a rancher named Claybor stands in his way as he has already claimed the water-rich location of Sweetwater as his own, and refuses Stiles' $1000 offer for his land. Led by the murderous Ash, the hired guns of Stiles kill Clayborn and his wife but their young son John survives and joins his grandfather in Austin. As the boy grows into a man he learns the use of a law book as well as a six gun, intending to use both to bring Stiles to justice. As lawyer John Clay, he travels to the Cottonwood headquarters of Stiles, self-proclaimed King of the Pecos, and meets Hank Matthews and Josh Billings, two cattlemen thrown into poverty through the crooked dealings of Stiles. John serves a summons for Stiles to appear in court but the circuit judge is too frightened to face the might of Stiles. John sends Hank to round up other impoverished cattlemen, and they provide the judge with an armed escort to ...

Cast:

photo John Wayne John Wayne John Clayborn
photo Muriel Evans Muriel Evans Belle Jackson
photo Cy Kendall Cy Kendall Alexander Stiles
photo Jack Rube Clifford Jack Rube Clifford Ash - Henchman
photo Arthur Aylesworth Arthur Aylesworth Hank Mathews

Medium: Unknown,

Location: c4p29

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3