Three Sons o' Guns

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Three Sons o' Guns

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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Benjamin Stoloff
Produced by William Jacobs
Screenplay by Fred Niblo, Jr.
Starring Wayne Morris
Marjorie Rambeau
Irene Rich
Tom Brown
William T. Orr
Susan Peters
Moroni Olsen
Music by Howard Jackson
Cinematography Arthur L. Todd
Edited by Terry O. Morse
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release date
  • August 2, 1941 (1941-08-02)
Running time
65 minutes
Country United States
Language English

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