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"In Old California"
“In Old California”

Directed by William McGann, and written by Gertrude Purcell and Frances Hyland. Starring John Wayne, Binnie Barnes, Albert Dekker, Helen Parrish, Patsy Kelly, and Edgar Kennedy. Republic Pictures, 1942.

In Production: 03/12/42—Mid-April 1942
Released: 05/31/42

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Edgar Kennedy, Harry Shannon, and John Wayne in "In Old California"

Review: William McGann’s “In Old California,” Starring John Wayne

All that makes this new Western from Republic stand out is the presence of John Wayne—the rest of the film is as perfunctory as they come.