The Man from Utah

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After helping prevent a bank robbery, young drifter John Weston (John Wayne) is assigned by Marshal Higgins (George "Gabby" Hayes to look into a series of suspicious deaths among champion rodeo riders. Weston falls for lovely Marjorie Carter (Polly Ann Young) along the way but she gets jealous when he suddenly shifts his attention to fiery Dolores (Anita Campillo, whose name is misspelled "Compillo" in the onscreen credits). The Mexican charmer, however, is in league with Spike Barton (Edward Peil, Sr.), the brain behind the murders, and Weston's interest is purely business. Like most of John Wayne's "Lone Star" Westerns, The Man from Utah was filmed along California's Kern River.

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John Wayne
as John Weston
Polly Ann Young
as Marjorie Carter
Yakima Canutt
as Cheyenne Kent
George 'Gabby' Hayes
as George Higgins
Earl Dwire
as Rodeo Announcer
Artie Ortego
as Second Bank Robber
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Critic Reviews for The Man from Utah

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Audience Reviews for The Man from Utah

  • Apr 17, 2010
    Just another of the pieces of junk John Wayne learned his trade in on his long way up. Strictly Saturday afternoon bottom of the bill stuff.
    jay n Super Reviewer
  • Feb 11, 2007
    Such little effort, even from John Wayne. Very boring, one of John Wayne's worst.
    Ken D Super Reviewer

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