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In 1846, a reporter for the New York Herald joins a wagon train bound for the Oregon Territory. He hopes to confirm a rumor that President Polk is sending in soldiers disguised as settlers in order to strengthen American claims to the Territory.

  1. Gene Fowler Jr.

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Louis Vittes

    Screenplay, Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Fred MacMurray

    Fred MacMurray

    Neal Harris

  2. William Bishop

    William Bishop

    Captain George Wayne

  3. Gloria Talbott

    Gloria Talbott

    Shona Hastings

  4. Henry Hull

    Henry Hull

    George Seton

  5. John Carradine

    John Carradine

    Zachariah Garrison

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The Oregon Trail
The Oregon Trail


Status Released

Release Information

  • August 31, 1959


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

Revenue -



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