About the film
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Release Date: October 24, 1952
|Slogan||:||«The Battle for Texas and the Battle of the Sexes!»|
|Genres||:||Western, Action, Adventure, History|
|Producers||:||Z. Wayne Griffin|
|Writers||:||Borden Chase, Howard Estabrook|
Rip-roaring big star, big budget semi-historical story about cattle baron Devereaux Burke, who is enlisted by an aging Andrew Jackson to dissuade Sam Houston from establishing Texas as a republic. Burke must fight state senator Thomas Craden, in the process winning the heart of Craden's newspaper-editor girlfriend Martha Ronda.