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Old 03-15-2009, 12:01 PM
Location: Brendansport, Sagitta IV
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Originally Posted by Redraven View Post
I found the reference; "The terror of tiny town", a western made in 1938, starring ALL Little People. It is listed in one of the "worst movies ever made" books. Supposedly a "Roy Rogers" style western, plot right out of "Romeo and Juliet", with quite possibly the worst acting ever.
I wonder if it is available on DVD? Might be fun to watch!

EDIT: Did a search, it is available on Amazon!
The Terror of Tiny Town (1938)

An evil gunslinging midget comes to terrorize the good little people of Tiny Town. The townspeople organize to defeat him, and zany antics ensue
Billy Curtis ... The Hero (Buck Lawson)
Yvonne Moray ... The Girl (Nancy Preston)
'Little Billy' Rhodes ... The Villain (Bat Haines) (as Little Billy)
Billy Platt ... The Rich Uncle (Jim 'Tex' Preston) (as Bill Platt)
John T. Bambury ... The Ranch Owner (Pop Lawson) (as John Bambury)
Joseph Herbst ... The Sheriff
Charles Becker ... The Cook (Otto)
Nita Krebs ... The Vampire (Nita, the dance hall girl)
George Ministeri ... The Blacksmith (Armstrong)
Karl 'Karchy' Kosiczky ... The Barber (Sammy) (as Karl Casitzky)
Fern Formica ... Diamond Dolly (as Johnnie Fern)
William H. O'Docharty ... The Old Soak (as W.H. O'Docharty)

Director: Sam Newfield

Runtime: 62 mins
Actually, it sounds fun, if you're expecting hilarity rather than a western... there are some reviews on the IMDB site (linked to the title, above).
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Old 03-15-2009, 12:25 PM
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I think the midgets in the snow comment was a game winning shot!
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Old 03-15-2009, 01:39 PM
Location: NW Montana
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