The Far Country (1954)

NR 02/12/1954 (US) Western 1h 37m

RENEE...the innocent...and the untamed...BEN...the gambler...and the loser...GANNON...the law...and the noose...RUBE...the friendless...and the afraid.

Overview

In 1896, Jeff Webster sees the start of the Klondike gold rush as a golden opportunity to make a fortune in beef...and woe betide anyone standing in his way! He drives a cattle herd from Wyoming to Seattle, by ship to Skagway, and (after a delay caused by larcenous town boss Gannon) through the mountains to Dawson. There, he and his partner Ben Tatum get into the gold business themselves. Two lovely women fall for misanthropic Jeff, but he believes in every-man-for-himself, turning his back on growing lawlessness...until it finally strikes home.

  1. Borden Chase

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Anthony Mann

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. James Stewart

    James Stewart

    Jeff Webster

  2. Ruth Roman

    Ruth Roman

    Ronda Castle

  3. Corinne Calvet

    Corinne Calvet

    Renee Vallon

  4. Walter Brennan

    Walter Brennan

    Ben Tatum

  5. John McIntire

    John McIntire

    Judge Gannon

  6. Jay C. Flippen

    Jay C. Flippen

    Marshall Rube Morris

  7. Harry Morgan

    Harry Morgan

    Ketchum

  8. Steve Brodie

    Steve Brodie

    Ives

  9. Connie Gilchrist

    Connie Gilchrist

    Hominy

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The Far Country
The Far Country

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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