Farmer Frank (Henry Fonda) and his ward (Jackie Cooper) hunt brother Jesse's killers, the back-shooting Fords.

  1. Fritz Lang


  2. Sam Hellman


Top Billed Cast

  1. Henry Fonda

    Henry Fonda

    Frank James

  2. Gene Tierney

    Gene Tierney

    Eleanor Stone

  3. Jackie Cooper

    Jackie Cooper


  4. Henry Hull

    Henry Hull

    Major Rufus Cobb

  5. John Carradine

    John Carradine

    Bob Ford

Full Cast & Crew

The Return of Frank James
The Return of Frank James



Status Released

Release Information

  • August 16, 1940


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 32m

Budget -

Revenue -



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