Young Travis Coates is left to take care of the family ranch with his mother and younger brother while his father goes off on a cattle drive in the 1860s. When a yellow mongrel comes for an uninvited stay with the family, Travis reluctantly adopts the dog.

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  1. Fred Gipson


  2. William Tunberg


  3. Robert Stevenson


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  1. Dorothy McGuire

    Dorothy McGuire

    Katie Coates

  2. Fess Parker

    Fess Parker

    Jim Coates

  3. Tommy Kirk

    Tommy Kirk

    Travis Coates

  4. Kevin Corcoran

    Kevin Corcoran

    Arliss Coates

  5. Jeff York

    Jeff York

    Bud Searcy

  6. Beverly Washburn

    Beverly Washburn

    Lisbeth Searcy

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 23m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • December 25, 1957
    G, Theatrical



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