Saloon owner Barnet (MAURITZ HUGO ) is stirring up trouble between ranchers and reservation Indians so he can grab off a section of land rich in gold. Jerry Randall (RICHARD SIMMONS ) dons the garb of the legendary figure, El Latigo, to gain the Indian’s confidence, Barnet’s henchman Crane (DALE VAN SICKEL ) and Tosco ( LANE BRADFORD ) hire renegade Indians who raid settlers, stagecoaches and livestock. The masked El Latigo and local school teracher Nancy Cooper (BARBARA BESTAR ) battle these renegades through twelve rip-roaring chapters!! El Latigo cuts a trail of justice, dodging bullets, flaming arrows, exploding powder kegs, and much more in this thrill-packed cliffhanger!! Also starring ROY BARCROFT. Produced and directed by Franklin Adreon. This original black and white 1954 Republic Pictures release is an all-ages feature, digitally remastered in NTSC, regions-free format. It runs 169 minutes over 12 chapters, and is presented on two DVD-R discs with interactive menus, and should play on any standard DVD player. Released by Galaxy International Pictures and CultRetro in 2010.
– August 21, 2010