Hell Town (1937)





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Based on a Zane Grey novel, this early John Wayne western stars the Duke as a carefree cowpoke who, to the dismay of his family, joins up with rustlers. Also titled Born to the West.
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John Wayne
as Dare Rudd
Marsha A. Hunt
as Judith Worstall
Johnny Mack Brown
as Tom Fillmore
Monte Blue
as Hammond
Sid Saylor
as Dinkey Hooley
Syd Saylor
as Hooley
Nick Lukats
as Fallon
James Craig
as Brady
Jack Kennedy
as Sheriff
Lee Prather
as Stranger
Alan Ladd
as Inspector
Jack Daley
as Gambler
Vester Pegg
as Bartender
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Critic Reviews for Hell Town

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One of the Duke's better B Westerns.

Full Review… | July 27, 2005
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Audience Reviews for Hell Town

One of Duke's top 5 'B' Westerns that he made at Lone Star. Above average tale about Duke becoming a cowboy, and gambling his career in a game of cards.

Zack Butson
Zack Butson

Dare Rudd takes a shine to his cattleman cousin Tom's girlfriend who asks Tom to hire Dare to head the big cattle drive. Dare loses the money for the drive to cardsharps, but Tom wins it back, but Dare must save Tom's life.

Rick M
Rick M

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