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The Far Country (4-Oct-1954)

Director: Anthony Mann

Writer: Borden Chase

Musical Direction: Joseph Gershenson

Producer: Aaron Rosenberg

Keywords: Western

Wyoming cattleman drives a herd towards the Klondike, and is waylaid by a crooked judge who tries to steal his herd; upon reaching Dawson he sells the herd and becomes a prospector but finds that the very same judge is cheating miners out of their claims. First-rate western with exceptional Technicolor cinematography; should be viewed in widescreen format.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Walter Brennan
Actor
25-Jul-1894 21-Sep-1974 Three Oscars for Best Supporting Actor
Steve Brodie
Actor
21-Nov-1919 9-Jan-1992 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
Corinne Calvet
Actor
30-Apr-1925 23-Jun-2001 Sailor Beware
Royal Dano
Actor
16-Nov-1922 15-May-1994 The 7 Faces of Dr. Lao
Jack Elam
Actor
13-Nov-1918 20-Oct-2003 The Sundowners
Jay C. Flippen
Actor
6-Mar-1899 3-Feb-1971 The Killing
Kathleen Freeman
Actor
17-Feb-1919 23-Aug-2001 Gen. Burkhalter's sister
Connie Gilchrist
Actor
17-Jul-1895 3-Mar-1985 Character actress
John McIntire
Actor
27-Jun-1907 30-Jan-1991 Christopher Hale on Wagon Train
Harry Morgan
Actor
10-Apr-1915 7-Dec-2011 Col. Sherman T. Potter on M*A*S*H
Ruth Roman
Actor
22-Dec-1922 9-Sep-1999 Champion
Jimmy Stewart
Actor
20-May-1908 2-Jul-1997 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

CAST

Jimmy Stewart   ...   Jeff
Ruth Roman   ...   Ronda
Corinne Calvet   ...   Renee
Walter Brennan   ...   Ben
with
John McIntire   ...   Gannon
Jay C. Flippen   ...   Rube
Harry Morgan   ...   Ketchum
Steve Brodie   ...   Ives
Connie Gilchrist   ...   Hominy
Robert Wilke   ...   Madden
Chubby Johnson   ...   Dusty
Royal Dano   ...   Luke
Jack Elam   ...   Newberry
Kathleen Freeman   ...   Grits
Connie Van   ...   Molasses

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