When unscrupulous Carlos Manning (LEROY MASON) discovers that an old Spanish land grant recently unearthed will leave a huge section of California real estate to the heirs of Don Quantero, he employs Donovan (ROY BARCROFT) and his killer henchmen to murder them all. That will leave Manning as the sole heir to millions. However, Delores Quantero (ADRIAN BOOTH) tumbles to this plot and enlists the aide of two-fisted reporter, Cliff Roberts (KIRK ALYN) to save all her relatives. The fighting twosome brave plots of certain death in episode after episode as one by one the heirs of Don Q are bumped off.
Adrian Booth under the name Lorna Gray played Vultura in NYOKA AND THE TIGERMEN, also available from cultretro. A couple years after Don Q, Kirk Alyn gained fame as the movie’s first SUPERMAN, and followed that success with the starring role in BLACKHAWK. Roy Barcroft is the favorite villain of serial fans. He played the title role in PURPLE MONSTER STRIKES. Directed by Spencer Bennet and Fred Brannon
Republic Pictures 1946
Two Disc Set - Interactive Menu