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Highway West (1941)

Passed | | Action, Crime, Drama | 23 August 1941 (USA)
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Claire Foster
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George Foster
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Dave Warren
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Myra Abbott
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Salvo - Henchman
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Salvo's Moll
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Bub Wellington
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Eddie - Motorcycle Cop
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Murph - Motorcycle Cop
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Alex - Armored Car Guard
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Gorman
Dick Rich ...
Mike - Trucker at Cafe
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Swede - Trucker at Cafe
Victor Zimmerman ...
Jake
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THE HIGHROAD TO ACTION-CRAMMED ADVENTURE! (original poster-all caps) See more »

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Action | Crime | Drama

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23 August 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El camino siniestro  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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The Broadway production of "Heat Lighning" opened at the Booth Theater (New York City) on September 15, 1933 and ran for 44 performances. See more »

Quotes

Gramps Abbott: You mean I get $5000 for shooting that critter?
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Version of Heat Lightning (1934) See more »

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Trade Winds
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Music by Cliff Friend
Played on the radio at the motel coffee shop
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Gem of a Classic from 1941
20 April 2008 | by See all my reviews

Brenda Marshall, (Claire Foster) is a young gal who meets up with a guy named George Foster, (Arthur Kennedy) and they only know each other for a very short time and they get married. George is always bringing home lots of money and buying all sorts of things for Claire and wants her to quite her job and go West with him. George is really a bank robber who has stolen a great deal of money and shoots a bank teller during the robbery and there is a man hunt out for him on all police bulletins in California. It is at this point in the film where it gets very interesting and you wonder just how this story will turn out. A very young looking Arthur Kennedy gave an outstanding performance along with some great veteran actors. Enjoy.


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