Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Gunfighters of Abilene (1960)

Just as gunfighter Kip Tanner (Buster Crabbe) is reaching the town of Abilene, Texas, he’s attacked by three men: ranchers Harker (Kenneth MacDonald), Rigley (Arthur Space) and Hendricks (Richard H. Cutting). Kip’s brother, Gene (Boyd Morgan), was into some trouble with these ranchers, having allegedly stolen money from them after a cattle herd sale. After… Read More Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Gunfighters of Abilene (1960)

Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Black Hills Ambush (1952)

Rocky Lane (Allan Lane), a U.S. marshal, has arrived in town to help his friend Nugget (Eddy Waller), a freight runner. Nugget has been having a problem with bandits robbing him of his shipments. After learning that the robbers have only targeted incoming shipments, Rocky begins to think that the band of thieves have been… Read More Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Black Hills Ambush (1952)

Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Days of Jesse James (1939)

Gabby Whittaker (George “Gabby” Hayes) has had great success in California during the Gold Rush. His granddaughter Mary (Pauline Moore) has convinced him to come back home to Missouri, cash in on the gold and put his money in the bank. Sam Wyatt (Arthur Loft), the owner of the bank Whittaker chooses, decides to take… Read More Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Days of Jesse James (1939)

Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: California Firebrand (1948)

Monte Hale (playing a character that shares his own name) is on his way to California when he comes upon an unconscious gunslinger, the notorious Gunsmoke Lowery (Dan Sheridan). There’s a telegram in the man’s pocket summoning him to Gunnison, California — the very town where Monte was headed. Monte holds onto the telegram and… Read More Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: California Firebrand (1948)

Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Gun Street (1961)

Gary Wells has been serving prison time for six years after attempting to rob a bank. He makes a daring escape, heading back to the small, dusty town he was arrested in. Gary’s got big plans of getting revenge on those who imprisoned him. Wells’ biggest targets are his ex-wife (Peggy Stewart), who has remarried to Dr. Knudson (John Pickard),… Read More Lindsey Tries to Appreciate Westerns: Gun Street (1961)