Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy during the French and Indian War. The film focuses on their famous raid at Fort St. Francis and their marches before and after the battle.

  1. King Vidor


  2. Kenneth Roberts


  3. Talbot Jennings


  4. Laurence Stallings


Top Billed Cast

  1. Spencer Tracy

    Spencer Tracy

    Major Robert Rogers

  2. Robert Young

    Robert Young

    Langdon Towne

  3. Walter Brennan

    Walter Brennan

    'Hunk' Marriner

  4. Ruth Hussey

    Ruth Hussey

    Elizabeth Browne

  5. Nat Pendleton

    Nat Pendleton

    'Cap' Huff

Full Cast & Crew

Northwest Passage
Northwest Passage


Status Released

Release Information

  • February 23, 1940


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 6m

Budget -

Revenue -



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