Drum Taps


Skinner (Hooper Atchley) and his gang are grabbing land from the ranchers. When they go after Carey's ranch Ken (Ken Maynard) stops them. Skinner frames Ken for rustling but the Sheriff (Edward Peil Sr.) is on Ken's side, and with the help of his brother Earl's (Kermit Maynard) Boy Scout troup they go after the gang.

Drum Taps is a 1933 American film directed by J.P. McGowan.

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  • Ken Maynard as Ken Cartwright
  • Tarzan as Ken's Horse
  • Dorothy Dix (actress) as Eileen Carey
  • Frank Coghlan Jr. as Eric Cartwright
  • Charles Stevens (actor) as Indian Joe
  • Al Bridge as Lariat Smith
  • Harry Semels as Henchman Pete
  • Jim Mason (American actor) as Henchman Stubby Lane
  • Slim Whitaker as Henchman Hank
  • Kermit Maynard as Earl Cartwright
  • Hooper Atchley as Bradley Skinner
  • Lloyd Ingraham as Bill Carey, Eileen Carey's Grandfather
  • Los Angeles Boy Scout Troop #107


Category:1933 films
Category:American films
Category:American Western (genre) films
Category:American action films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:1930s Western (genre) films
Category:Films directed by J. P. McGowan
Samuel Bischoff

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