Red River Valley (1936)

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Alternative titles

  • Man of the Frontier Alternative

Synopsis

Hero exposes the effort of a banker and an engineer to hide for their own benefit, the building of a dam to irrigate cattle lands.

The following statement regarding the story appears after the opening credits: 'Drought -- the grim enemy that devastated once prosperous farm and ranch lands. Men have learned the bitter lesson of unpreparedness. Throughout stricken areas today, they are rallying forces to fight back with their only weapon --- water.'

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