The Durango Kid (film)

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The Durango Kid
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Directed byLambert Hillyer
Produced byJack Fier
Screenplay byPaul Franklin
StarringCharles Starrett
Luana Walters
Kenneth MacDonald
Music byBob Nolan
Tim Spencer
CinematographyJohn Stumar
Edited byRichard Fantl
Distributed byColumbia Pictures Corporation
Release date
  • August 15, 1940 (1940-08-15)
Running time
61 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Durango Kid is a 1940 American Western directed by Lambert Hillyer, starring Charles Starrett, Luana Walters and Kenneth MacDonald.[1] This is the first of 65[2] Durango Kid movies Starrett made at Columbia Pictures.[3]

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Columbia and Starrett also made The Return of the Durango Kid (1945), Landrush (1946), Quick on the Trigger (1948), Laramie (1949), Renegades of the Sage (1949), Horsemen of the Sierras (1949), Streets of Ghost Town (1950), Texas Dynamo (1950), Lightning Guns (1950), Frontier Outpost (1950), Raiders of Tomahawk Creek (1950), Across the Badlands (1950), Junction City (1952).


  1. ^ "Five Players Join 'Durango Kid' Cast". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. New York, Brooklyn. June 18, 1940. p. 7. Retrieved June 7, 2016 – via open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "Charles Starrett - IMDb". Retrieved 4 October 2016.
  3. ^ Boggs, Johnny D. (2013). Billy the Kid on Film, 1911-2012. McFarland. p. 74. ISBN 9781476603353.

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