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Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But through the hardships their love for each other endures, even when a local rancher sees the newcomers as "squatters" on his land, and will stop at nothing – including murder – to drive them out.

  1. Robert Totten

    Director

  2. Paul Savage

    Screenplay

  3. Calvin Clements Jr.

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Steve Forrest

    Steve Forrest

    Jim Tanner

  2. Vera Miles

    Vera Miles

    Kate Tanner

  3. Ron Howard

    Ron Howard

    Virgil Tanner

  4. Clint Howard

    Clint Howard

    Andrew Tanner

  5. Jack Elam

    Jack Elam

    Thompson

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The Wild Country

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  • December 16, 1970
    G
    Theatrical

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    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

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