Law Men


Marshals Nevada (Johnny Mack Brown) and Sandy (Raymond Hatton) are sent to investigate a series of bank robberies. Nevada joins the outlaw gang while Sandy becomes the town cobbler. Nevada learns that Slade (Edmund Cobb) is the boss of the gang but that there is someone on the inside tipping them off.

Law Men is a 1944 American film directed by Lambert Hillyer. Released by Monogram Pictures, it is one of the Western (genre) film series featuring Nevada Jack McKenzie and Sandy Hopkins.
The film is also known as Lawmen (American alternative spelling).

Plot summary

Two Marshal#State and local marshalss ride into the town of Verdine undercover and separately. The town has been plagued by recurring robberies of the same bank and the stagecoach when shipments of gold are aboard. Sandy rides in during a bank robbery in progress and kills one of the robbers. Posing as a Cobbling Sandy is dismayed when the town rewards him with the vacant fully equipped shop of the deceased cobbler, a trade Sandy knows nothing about. Jack trails the outlaw gang and poses as an outlaw on the run to join the gang to replace their late member. Both law men realize that the gang is getting inside information on the bank and the gold shipments and must identify the source before bringing the outlaws to justice.


  • Johnny Mack Brown as U.S. Marshal "Nevada" Jack McKenzie
  • Raymond Hatton as U.S. Marshal "Sandy" Hopkins
  • Jan Wiley as Phyliss
  • Kirby Grant as Clyde Miller
  • Robert Frazer as Banker Bradford
  • Edmund Cobb as Slade
  • Art Fowler (actor) as Gus, Chief Henchman
  • Hal Price as "Pop" Haynes
  • Marshall Reed as Henchman Killifer
  • Isabel Withers as Auntie Mack
  • Ben Corbett as Henchman Simmons
  • Ted Mapes as Curly Balou, Stage Driver
  • Steve Clark (actor) as Henchman Hardy
  • Bud Osborne as Henchman Wilson


  • Raymond Hatton - "Jesse James (folk song)"

  • Category:1944 films
    Category:American films
    Category:English-language films
    Category:Black-and-white films
    Category:Monogram Pictures films
    Category:1940s Western (genre) films
    Category:American Western (genre) films

    Charles J. Bigelow

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