The James Brothers of Missouri
|The James Brothers of Missouri|
|Directed by||Fred C. Brannon|
|Produced by||Franklin Adreon|
|Written by||Royal Cole
|Music by||Stanley Wilson|
|Cinematography||Ellis W. Carter|
|Distributed by||Republic Pictures|
|31 August 1949|
|12 chapters / 167 minutes|
|Budget||$164,986 (negative cost: $164,757)|
- Keith Richards as Jesse James
- Robert Bice as Frank James
- Noel Neill as Peg Royer
- Roy Barcroft as Ace Marlin
- Patricia Knox as Belle Calhoun
- Lane Bradford as Monk Tucker
Special effects creasted by the Lydecker brothers.
The James Brothers of Missouri's official release date is 31 August 1949, although this is actually the date the sixth chapter was made available to film exchanges.
Cline dismisses this serial as a "quick warm-over" of the first two Jesse James serials.
- Frontier Renegades (20min)
- Racing Peril (13min 20s)
- Danger Road (13min 20s)
- Murder at Midnight (13min 20s)
- Road to Oblivion (13min 20s)
- Missouri Manhunt (13min 20s)
- Hangman's Noose (13min 20s)
- Coffin on Wheels (13min 20s)
- Dead Man's Return (13min 20s)
- Galloping Gunslingers (13min 20s) - a re-cap chapter
- The Haunting Past (13min 20s)
- Fugitive's Code (13min 20s)
- Jesse James Rides Again (1947) - earlier Jesse James Serial
- Adventures of Frank and Jesse James (1948) - earlier Jesse James Serial
- List of film serials by year
- List of film serials by studio
- Mathis, Jack. Valley of the Cliffhangers Supplement. Jack Mathis Advertising. pp. 3, 10, 114–115. ISBN 0-9632878-1-8.
- Cline, William C. "3. The Six Faces of Adventure". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 42. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.
- Cline, William C. "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 249. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.
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