Riders of the Purple Sage (1925)




Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.


Want to See

Not Interested

Add Rating
My Rating    

Riders of the Purple Sage Photos

Movie Info

Based on a popular Zane Grey novel, this exceptionally well-wrought silent western tells the exciting tale of a Texas Ranger who rides out for vengeance against a wicked lawyer who steals the lawman's sister and her daughter. To find his kin, the Ranger gets a job on a young woman's ranch and romance blooms. It is she who tells him that the man he seeks has become a judge in town, causing the Ranger to act rashly and leading to the story's bittersweet conclusion.


Tom Mix
as Jim Carson
Warner Oland
as Lew Walkers
Beatrice Burnham
as Millie Eme
Marian Nixon
as Bess Eme
Arthur Morrison
as Frank Erne
Seesel Ann Johnson
as Bess Eme, as a Child
Harold Goodwin
as Bern Venters
Fred Kohler
as Metzger
Mabel Ballin
as Jane Witherspoon
Charles Le Moyne
as Richard Tull
Dawn O'Day
as Fay Larkin
Anne Shirley
as Fay Larkin
View All

Critic Reviews for Riders of the Purple Sage

All Critics (1)

A solid standard action-packed Western that features a fast-draw cowboy after some mean-spirited outlaws.

Jul 14, 2005 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Riders of the Purple Sage

There are no featured reviews for Riders of the Purple Sage at this time.

Riders of the Purple Sage Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features