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Nevada (1944)

Passed | | Western | 25 December 1944 (USA)
Jim 'Nevada' Lacy wins a small fortune at craps, but soon finds himself accused of murdering a gold prospecting ranch owner.

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Jim Lacy aka Nevada (as Bob Mitchum)
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Cash Burridge
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Edmund Glover ...
Ed Nelson, Assayer
Alan Ward ...
Sheriff William H. Brewer
Harry McKim ...
Marvie Ide
Larry Wheat ...
Ben Ide
Jack Overman ...
Croupier Red Berry
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Pancake Comstock
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Just as Nevada wins $7000 in yellowback bills, Ben Ide takes his $7000 in yellowbacks and heads out to buy mining equipment. Burridge has his man Powell kill Ide and retrieve the money and Nevada finds Ide just as the posse arrives. Found with the money Nevada is arrested and Burridge now gets Powell to incite the local citizens to lynch Nevada. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Thrill to the Silver Stampede - The roaring saga of the Comstock Lode...when men staked their claims in a hail of lead! (original poster) See more »

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Zane Grey's Nevada  »

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Robert Mitchum's first starring role. See more »

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Julie Dexter is wearing a dress with a zipper up the back in her final scenes. See more »

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Version of Nevada (1935) See more »

Soundtracks

Remember the Girl You Left Behind
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Sung by Anne Jeffreys
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The 27 Year Old Robert Mitchum
10 September 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Apart from westerns, Robert Mitchum always looks slick in these black and white films, particularly in the 40's. He has an arched lip which sometimes has an evil curve when he's angry. He's usually pushed to his limit, but it's always the tall, broad shoulders that surfaces in every film he's in.


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