The Terror of Tiny Town (Columbia, 1938)

  Faintly distasteful   Jed Buell was a publicist for Mack Sennett and Keystone who founded his own company, Spectrum Pictures, to make ultra-low-budget exploitation flicks, and in 1937 he produced an “all-Negro” Western, Harlem on the Prairie, starring the bandleader Herb Jeffries, which had some success. He also made singing cowboy pictures with Fred […]