Riders of Death Valley
Directed by Ford Beebe
Ray Taylor
Produced by Henry MacRae
Written by Basil Dickey
Oliver Drake
Sherman L. Lowe
Jack O'Donnell
George H. Plympton
Starring Dick Foran
Leo Carrillo
Buck Jones
Charles Bickford
Guinn "Big Boy" Williams
Lon Chaney, Jr.
Noah Beery, Jr.
Music by Charles Previn
Cinematography Jerome Ash
William A. Sickner
Editing by Saul A. Goodkind (supervisor)
Joseph Gluck
Louis Sackin
Alvin Todd
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) 1 July 1941
Running time 15 chapters (283 min)
Country United States
Language English

Riders of Death Valley (1941) is a Universal movie serial. It was a high budget serial with an all-star cast led by Dick Foran and Buck Jones. Ford Beebe and Ray Taylor directed.



Rider's of Death Valley was Universal's "all-star, high budget western cliffhanger."[1] It provided a lot of stock footage for later serials.[2]


Chapter titlesEdit

  1. Death Marks the Trail
  2. The Menacing Herd
  3. The Plunge of Peril
  4. Flaming Fury
  5. The Avalanche of Doom
  6. Blood and Gold
  7. Death Rides the Storm
  8. Descending Doom
  9. Death Holds the Reins
  10. Devouring Flames
  11. The Fatal Blast
  12. Thundering Doom
  13. Bridge of Disaster
  14. A Fight to the Death
  15. The Harvest of Hate


See alsoEdit


  1. Harmon, Jim; Donald F. Glut (1973). "14. The Villains "All Bad, All Mad"". The Great Movie Serials: Their Sound and Fury. Routledge. pp. 361. ISBN 978-0-7130-0097-9. 
  2. Harmon, Jim; Donald F. Glut (1973). "12. The Westerns "Who Was That Masked Man!"". The Great Movie Serials: Their Sound and Fury. Routledge. pp. 319. ISBN 978-0-7130-0097-9. 
  3. Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. 229–230. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 

External linksEdit

Preceded by
Sky Raiders (1941)
Universal Serial
Riders of Death Valley (1941)
Succeeded by
Sea Raiders (1941)

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