About the film
The Border Legion
Release Date: December 05, 1940
|Slogan||:||«HAIR-TRIGGER ACTION...SPLIT-SECOND SURPRISES! (original print ad - all caps)»|
|Genres||:||Action, Drama, Western|
|Production Companies||:||Republic Pictures|
|Writers||:||George Carleton Brown, Louis Stevens, Zane Grey, Olive Cooper|
Wanted by the law in New York, Dr. Steve Kells heads west and arrives in an area controlled by an outlaw gang known as the Border Legion. When the gang's boss is wounded, they kidnap Kells and force him to remove the bullet. Not allowed to leave and being a wanted man, he joins the gang. Now wanted as a gang member also, he nevertheless plans a raid that will lead the entire gang into a trap.