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Bad Bascomb (1946)

Approved  |   |  Western  |  7 November 1946 (Sweden)
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It's just after the civil war when the elderly outlaw Bascomb and his gang try to rob a bank. They run into a trap as officers are waiting in ambush. Bascomb and the cold blooded killer ... See full summary »

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Abbey Hanks
J. Carrol Naish ...
Bart Yancy
Frances Rafferty ...
Dora McCabe
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Jimmy Holden
Russell Simpson ...
Elijah Walker
Warner Anderson ...
Luther Mason
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John Fulton
Connie Gilchrist ...
Annie Freemont
Sara Haden ...
Tillie Lovejoy
Renie Riano ...
Lucy Lovejoy
Jane Green ...
Hannah McCabe
Henry O'Neill ...
Gov. Winton
Frank Darien ...
Elder Moab McCabe
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It's just after the civil war when the elderly outlaw Bascomb and his gang try to rob a bank. They run into a trap as officers are waiting in ambush. Bascomb and the cold blooded killer Yancy escape and join a Mormon wagon train heading for Utah. They learn there is gold hidden on the train and eventually Yancy finds it. The plan is to take the gold and flee but a nine year old girl has become attached to Bascomb and Bascomb is beginning to change his mind. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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Thrill for Thrill ! Laugh for Laugh !

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7 November 1946 (Sweden)  »

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Vence a Coragem  »

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Trivia

According to page 70 of "Notes For A Memoir", Janet Jeppson, second wife of Isaac Asimov, describes how she was acting as an extra in this movie on August 14, 1945, when Wallace Beery came out of his trailer to tell everyone on-site that World War II had been declared over. See more »

Goofs

It took Bascomb forty miles to reach the cavalry. They return from the fort to the Indian attack in under ten minutes. See more »

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Excellent Movie!!
9 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I absolutely loved this movie, it's funny, sad and a real heart grabber. A must see for anyone who loves these kind of movies!!! The actors are all great, especially Margaret O'Brien, I love to watch her in movies, she's as good as Shirley Temple and Natalie Wood!!! Makes a person wonder how a child her age can act so well and be so convincing, you'd never know it wasn't really happening!! I had never seen this movie before today, didn't even know it was on until I flipped to the TCM channel; I missed the first part of it, but what I did see was great, was hoping it would be on again so I could see it all, but it's not in my TV listings. I would love to have it on DVD or VHS. Anyone know where or how I can purchase it?


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