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The Battle at Elderbush Gulch (1913)

 -  Short | Action | Western  -  December 1913 (USA)
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Sally Cameron
Leslie Loveridge ...
The Waif
Alfred Paget ...
The Waifs' Uncle
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The Father
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Melissa Harlow
Charles Hill Mailes ...
William A. Carroll ...
The Mexican
Frank Opperman ...
The Indian Chief
Henry B. Walthall ...
The Indian Chief's Son
Joseph McDermott ...
The Waifs' Guardian
Jennie Lee ...
The Waifs' Guardian
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Elmer Booth
Kate Bruce ...
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Still good entertainment
7 February 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The sweep and scale of this movie must have been quite startling to the movie audience of that time.And it is still pretty interesting to watch, unlike many of that time which have mainly curiosity value.Some people have wondered whether Indians ate dogs.This is very well documented,certainly the plains tribes did.Most famous books of western travel of the period mention this,such as The Oregon Trail by Parkman,The Plains of the Great West by Dodge,and others.Generally dog was eaten on ceremonial occasions.Griffith had Indian advisers show the actors how to dance, so it is not his fault if the dances were not accurate.


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