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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1936)

TV-14 | | Drama, Romance | 13 March 1936 (USA)
A feud, the origins of which can barely be remembered, has been boiling for decades between two sheltered mountain families, the Tollivers and the Falins. With plans to build a railroad ... See full summary »

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June Tolliver
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Jack Hale
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Judd Tolliver
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Major Thurber
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Buck Falin
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Buddie Tolliver
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Otto Fries ...
Corsey
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Sheriff
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Clayt Tolliver
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Lena Tolliver
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Ezra Tolliver
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Wade Falin (as Henry Kleinbach)
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A feud, the origins of which can barely be remembered, has been boiling for decades between two sheltered mountain families, the Tollivers and the Falins. With plans to build a railroad through both families' land and mine coal deposits beneath it, enterprising outsider Jack Hale (Fred MacMurray) inadvertently becomes entangled in the region's politics. He soon captures the attention of the beautiful June Tolliver (Sylvia Sidney) and quickly becomes involved in a love triangle with her and her cousin Dave (Henry Fonda) Written by tonyman

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Dekle s planin  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Paramount's first Technicolor feature and the first feature to be shot in Three-Strip Technicolor outside of a studio environment (on location). See more »

Goofs

The mud on June Tolliver changes thickness and shape between shots. It also changes from wet to dry and then back to wet. See more »

Quotes

Dave Tolliver: I was him that done it, him that said he was our friend. That's why he give us money, that's why he give us money, y'unnerstand. He took her away, he's been wantin' to take her but he was afeared. Alright, he thinks now maybe that the money will keep us from telling him that we uns up here don't take nobody's woman. Money ain't a-stoppin' us from that...
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits (except for the Paramount logo) all appear as if they had been printed on tree barks. See more »

Connections

Edited into The Our Gang Story (1994) See more »

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
Music by Harry Carroll
Played during the opening credits
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Great early color movie
29 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

I saw this movie when I was 15 years old and never forgot it; I now have a copy of it and watch it often and enjoy it as much as when it first came out in 1936.


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