The Adventures of Rex and Rinty
A 12 episode serial starring Rex, the King of the Wild Horses and Rin-Tin-Tin, Jr. Rex is brought from the island of Sujan, where he is worshiped as a God-Horse, to the U.S. to be trained as a polo pony. He escapes, meets Rinty and with the help of Frank Bradley is returned to Sujan. The natives have been persuaded to turn against their God-Horse, however he is rescued just in time before he is burned as a sacrifice.
The Adventures of Rex and Rinty (1935) is a Mascot film serial directed by Ford Beebe and B. Reeves Eason and starring the equine actor Rex (“The King of Wild Horses”) and canine actor Rin Tin Tin, Jr.
Rex, a wild stallion, and Rinty, a police dog, are pals. Their master , John Sheldon, is framed for murder, and Alice Ingram plans to race Rex for money to pay for John’s legal defense. Meantime, Frank Nolan, who has falsely accused John, sets out to steal Rex for himself.
Rex the king of wild horses as himself
Rin Tin Tin, Jr. as Rinty
Kane Richmond as Frank Bradley
Norma Taylor as Dorothy Bruce
Mischa Auer as Tanaga
Smiley Burnette as Jensen
Harry Woods as Crawford
Pedro Regas as Pasha
Hooper Atchley as Debor
Wheeler Oakman as Henchman Wheeler
Victor Potel as Kinso, Royal Guard Commander
Allan Cavan as Mr. Bruce