The Fightin' Comeback


1927

Film Details

Release Date
Apr 3, 1927
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Action Pictures
Distribution Company
Pathé Exchange
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the short story "The Sun Dance Kid" by Walter J. Coburn (publication undetermined).

Synopsis

Jim Jones, cheated by Three-Card Spencer, a gambler in Red Dog, Arizona, steals the money and escapes to Mexico. There he joins a band of outlaws and becomes their leader; eventually he persuades them to return to Arizona and give themselves up. In Boulder City Jim meets Goldie, a stranded chorus girl working as a waitress, and she resolves to help him. She goes to Red Dog, returns the gamblers' stolen money, and tells Jim's story to the sheriff, but she is herself arrested; Jim cleverly eludes the sheriff of Red Dog, but the Boulder City sheriff proves that the stolen money is counterfeited, and Three-Card is convicted. Jim gets a reward and wins Goldie.

Film Details

Release Date
Apr 3, 1927
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Action Pictures
Distribution Company
Pathé Exchange
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the short story "The Sun Dance Kid" by Walter J. Coburn (publication undetermined).

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