That’s right; the response to our first two digitally-remastered cowboy classics was so great, we’ve got TWO MORE now available for purchase in the DVD section of the AC web store!! This dynamic duo includes: OUT CALIFORNIA WAY, starring Monte Hale!! Newcomer Monte Hale, trying to get a job in western films, meets young Danny McCoy (Bobby Blake) and his sister Gloria (Adrian Booth) at the studio. Danny is trying to get his trick horse, “Pardner” into movies. Monte helps Danny by auditioning his horse but gets the job instead of Pardner. The director really likes Monte’s singing andbegins to favor him over the picture’s true star, Rod Mason (John Dehner). Jealous of Monte’s success, Mason and his stooge Ace Hanlon (Fred Graham) sabotage Monte’s performance and injure Pardner. But Hale doesn’t take it for long and fights for his billing. Along the way Monte introduces Gloria to other studio Western stars, Roy Rogers, Allan Lane, Don Red Barry and Dale Evans. OUT CALIFORNIA WAY is the second of Republic’s “guest star” Westerns, and is Filmed in Trucolor. It runs 67 minutes, was released originally in 1946, and is directed by Lesley Selander. Also, DESPERADOES’ OUTPOST is now available, starring Allan “Rocky” Lane !! When government investigator Rocky Lane goes to El Mirado to aide freighter Nugget Clark whose wagons are being wrecked by outlaws, he exposes a plot to steal mercury from a mine that supplies the U.S. Army. Perennial bad guy Roy Barcroft joins forces with Lyle Talbot and Lane Bradford to give Rocky a rough time. Starring Allan ‘Rocky’ Lane with Eddy Waller, Roy Barcroft, Myron Healey, Lyle Talbot, Claudia Barrett, Lane Bradford and BLACKJACK. Originally released in 1952, it runs 54 minutes, and is in black and white. Produced by Rudy Ralston, directed by Philip Ford and written by Arthur Orloff and Albert DeMond. Each of these films on DVD is priced to sell at $9.95. Order yours today!!
– August 8, 2013