Branded a Coward


Safely from behind some shrubbery, Johnny Hume (Mickey Rentschler), a boy of 6 or 7, witnesses the slaughter of his mother, father and brother by the guns of a gang led by "the Cat" (Yakima Canutt). Twenty years later finds Johnny (Johnny Mack Brown) grown to manhood, an expert bronc rider and target shooter - but paralyzed with fearful memories in an actual gunfight.

Branded a Coward is a 1935 American film directed by Sam Newfield.


  • Johnny Mack Brown as Johnny Hume
  • Billie Seward as Ethel Carson
  • Syd Saylor as Oscar
  • Lloyd Ingraham as Joe Carson
  • Lee Shumway as Tom Hume
  • Roger Williams (actor) as Henchman Tex
  • Frank McCarroll as Henchman Dick
  • Yakima Canutt as 'The Cat' (original)
  • Mickey Rentschler as Young Johnny Hume
  • Rex Downing as Young Billy Hume

Category:1935 films
Category:American films
Category:1930s Western (genre) films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:American Western (genre) films

A.W. Hackel

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