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The Cisco Kid and his English-mangling sidekick Pancho travel the old west in the grand
tradition of the Lone Ranger, righting wrongs and fighting injustice wherever they find it.


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THE BORDER TERROR



Studio: Universal Film Company
Release Date: January 25, 1919
Running Time: approx 30 minutes   B/W Silent
Director: Harry Harvey
Producer: Eclair American
Writer: O. Henry
Screenwriter: H. Tipton Steck

STARRING:

Vester Pegg as Cisco Kid
Yvette Mitchell as Tonia

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SYNOPSIS:

The Caballero's Way (1914) This film adaptation of O. Henry's short story of the same title was released by Éclair.




Complete Movie Review:

In O. Henry's original story, the character is a 25-year-old desperado in the Texas-Mexico border country who bears little resemblance to later interpretations of the character. He kills for sport and is responsible for at least eighteen deaths. His real name is possibly Goodall ("This hombre they call the Kid—Goodall is his name, ain't it?"); no first name is given in the story. The Kid's mixed-ancestry girlfriend, Tonia Perez, both fears and loves him. When Texas Ranger Lieutenant Sandridge arrives at her home, seeking news of the Cisco Kid, they fall in love. Sandridge begins visiting twice a week. Eventually the Kid visits Tonia's house and finds them together:




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