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1. Big Jake (1971)

GP | 110 min | Western

7.2
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In 1909, when John Fain's gang kidnaps Big Jake McCandles' grandson and hold him for ransom, Big Jake sets out to rescue the boy.

Directors: George Sherman, John Wayne | Stars: John Wayne, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Hara, Patrick Wayne

Votes: 9,035 | Gross: $7.50M

2. Tulsa (1949)

Passed | 90 min | Action, Drama, Romance

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It's Tulsa, Oklahoma at the start of the oil boom and Cherokee Lansing's rancher father is killed in a fight with the Tanner Oil Company. Cherokee plans revenge by bringing in her own wells... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Heisler | Stars: Susan Hayward, Robert Preston, Pedro Armendáriz, Lloyd Gough

Votes: 813

3. Welcome to Leith (2015)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary

7.0
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78 Metascore

When a noted white supremacist moves into their town, the residents of Leith, North Dakota do what they can to prevent him from taking control of the municipality.

Directors: Michael Beach Nichols, Christopher K. Walker | Stars: Craig Cobb, Ryan Lenz, Amber Schatz

Votes: 2,599 | Gross: $0.04M

4. The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power (1992– )

Documentary

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The globe-spanning story of the oil industry from the first strikes of the 19th century through the Gulf War. The industry's colorful characters and oil's key role in 20th century history are brought to life by participants and historians.

Stars: Donald Sutherland, Daniel Yergin, Norman Cooley, Stephanie Cran

Votes: 87

5. Lucy Gallant (1955)

Approved | 104 min | Drama

6.5
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The success story of a dressmaker who comes to run a group of fashion shops at the expense of her love life.

Director: Robert Parrish | Stars: Jane Wyman, Charlton Heston, Claire Trevor, Thelma Ritter

Votes: 425

6. The Valley That Changed the World (2009 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary, History

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The birth of the oil industry, 150 years ago in northwestern Pennsylvania.

Star: Michael Bartley

7. Spirit of the True West (2010)

G | 20 min | Short, Biography, Family

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An introduction to the historical and cultural heritage of today's Montague County, Texas.

Director: Randy Mallory | Star: Red Steagall

8. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Making North America: Human (2015)

TV-G | Documentary, Biography

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The influence of geology on the human occupation of North America is described.

Director: Gwyn Williams | Stars: Brian Atwater, Doug Bamforth, Chris Goldfinger, Carrie Howard

Votes: 26