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Paradise Canyon

Paradise Canyon a 1935 Western film starring John Wayne, directed by Carl L. Pierson. The film was Wayne's final Monogram Pictures/Lone Star Production Western

John Wyatt (John Wayne) is a government agent sent to smash a counterfeiting operation near the Mexican border. Joining Doc Carter's (Earle Hodgins) medicine show, they arrive in the town where Curly Joe (Yakima Canutt), who once framed Carter, resides. Learning that Curly Joe is the counterfeiter, Wyatt goes after the man himself.


John Wayne as John Wyatt

Marion Burns as Linda Carter aka Princess Natasha

Reed Howes as Henchman Red

Earle Hodgins as Doc Carter

Gino Corrado as Rurales Captain

Yakima Canutt as Curly Joe Gale

Gordon Clifford as Mike singer, Texas Two

Perry Murdock as Ike singer, Texas Two

Directed by Carl L. Pierson

Produced by Paul Malvern Written by Lindsley Parsons and Robert Emmett

Cinematography: Archie Stout

Edited by Jerry Roberts

Distributed by Monogram Pictures Corporation

Release dates: July 20, 1935

In 2008, Legend Films colorized and renamed the film as Guns Along The Trail, for a DVD collection that features several other "Poverty Row" era John Wayne films.

run time: 52 minutes

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