The Desperado (1954)

06/20/1954 (US) Western 1h 20m
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Sam Garrett was all bad...all killer...and always ready to prove it!


"Only a fool sticks his neck out for somebody else. Don't get in the habit of it." Outlaw gunslinger Sam Garrett (Wayne Morris) offers that sage wisdom to fellow fugitive Tom Cameron (James Lydon), who's on the run from the "Bluebellies," Texas State Police officers who wield a brutal iron fist of enforcement in the early 1870s. But quick-draw, hard-bitten Garrett soon decides not to take his own advice after young Cameron heads home to surrender - and instead gets framed for a revenge murder by a jealous rival for the affections of his girl (Beverly Garland).

  1. Thomas Carr


  2. Clifton Adams


  3. Daniel Mainwaring


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  1. Wayne Morris

    Wayne Morris

    Sam Garrett

  2. Jimmy Lydon

    Jimmy Lydon

    Tom Cameron

  3. Beverly Garland

    Beverly Garland

    Laurie Bannerman

  4. Rayford Barnes

    Rayford Barnes

    Ray Novak

  5. Dabbs Greer

    Dabbs Greer

    U.S. Marshal Jim Langley

  6. Lee Van Cleef

    Lee Van Cleef

    The Crayton Twins

  7. Nestor Paiva

    Nestor Paiva

    Captain Jake Thornton

  8. Roy Barcroft

    Roy Barcroft

    Martin Novack

  9. John Dierkes

    John Dierkes

    Police Sergeant

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The Desperado
The Desperado

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Original Language English

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