The fifth of the six westerns in the series Wayne made for Warner Bros. which established him as a western star.(He had appeared in a few westerns previously, but his roles were a mixed bag until this time; the studio brought him out of poverty row, where he had landed after an altercation
with Harry Cohn, boss of Columbia Pictures--said to be over a woman both were interested in--where he had been a contract player.) Wayne plays a rodeo performer who, accused of fixing a stagecoach race, is forced to travel to Mexico. Once there, he makes like an outlaw and joins the gang which has
shanghaied the son (Fix, his first picture with Wayne, and the start of a long asso...