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Wild Geese Calling (1941)

 -  Drama  -  15 August 1941 (USA)
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In the 1890s lumberjack John leaves Seattle for Alaska to look for gold. After he marries dance hall girl Sally, he finds she used to be in love with his best friend Blackie.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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John Murdock
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Sally Murdock
Warren William ...
Blackie Bedford
Ona Munson ...
Clarabella
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Pirate Kelly
Russell Simpson ...
Marshal Len Baker
Iris Adrian ...
Mazie
James C. Morton ...
Mack
Paul Sutton ...
Manager
Mary Field ...
Stanley Andrews ...
Delaney
Robert Emmett Keane ...
Ralph - Headwaiter
Adrian Morris ...
Stout Guide (as Michael Morris)
George Watts ...
Mush Mahoney
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Doctor Jed Sloan
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In the 1890s lumberjack John leaves Seattle for Alaska to look for gold. After he marries dance hall girl Sally, he finds she used to be in love with his best friend Blackie.

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All the thundering drama, romance of the best-selling novel!

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15 August 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De roep van het Noorden  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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21 December 2001 | by (barry, wales) – See all my reviews

Well as soon as i saw this film henry fonda became my favourite actor, he exceeds with this role, playing it better than i imagined.

The plot is about a man who goes on a search for gold, this happens to be my favourite story line. I loved this film, joan bennet who played john murdocks wife as sally also plays a good role. WATCH IT!!


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