The Man From Monterey Poster

Release Date: 1933

DVD Release Date: May 22nd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|56 min

Plot Summary
In the interests of solidifying the American presence in newly acquired California, the federal government assigns Capt. John Holmes (John Wayne) and his trusty horse, Duke, to notify settlers that the government needs them to register any land acquired under Spanish rule. Holmes and mariachi Felipe (Luis Alberni) struggle to stop the marriage of smooth-talking con artist Don Luis Gonzales (Donald Reed) to unsuspecting real-estate heiress Dolores Castanares (Ruth Hall).

Cast: John Wayne, Ruth Hall, Luis Alberni, Donald Reed, Nena Quartaro, Francis Ford, Lafe McKee, Lillian Leighton

Director: Mack V. Wright

Genres: Adventure, Western

Production Co: Leon Schlesinger Studios

Keywords: Melodramatic, Small town, Quest, Rivalry