Ride a Crooked Mile (1938)

Genres - Drama, Western  |   Run Time - 78 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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A macho Cossack immigrant to the U.S. goes West and joins a ring of rustlers. Later his son follows him to states and he too begins stealing cows. Not knowing his father very well, the youth is anxious to prove himself a manly man and a friendly rivalry develops until the father is captured and imprisoned. Meanwhile, his son joins the cavalry and secretly engineers a break out. He succeeds and then feels terrible guilt, for it is his unit that has been assigned to bring his father to justice.

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rustler, prison-escape, cattle, cavalry, cossack, father, immigrant