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The Desperadoes (1943) was a Romance - Western Film directed by Charles Vidor and produced by Harry Joe Brown.

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The Desperadoes ( 1943 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on Jan 27, 2017 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

Columbia Pictures, being a poverty-row film studio for many years, was a little bit behind its rival studios throughout the 1930s and 1940s. They did not really make it into the big league until the mid-1930s when they began outputting some truly entertaining screwballs such as It Happened One Night... Read full article

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Deputy Blackie: Only twelve hours until you boys get some exercise... walking on air.

Uncle Willie McLeod: I'm a lot older than you, Jack. In my time, I've seen a lot of men with itchy trigger fingers like you - and they're all in Boot Hill with dirt in their face. Somebody cured them of that itch.

Nitro Rankin: You ought to knock before coming in here, Countess. Suppose I was taking a bath or something?
Countess Maletta: If I ever hear of you taking a bath, I'll start knocking.

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Charles King is listed as a cast member in a modern source, but he was not seen in the film.
This was Columbia's first Technicolor feature.
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