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Courage of Lassie (1946)

Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted into K-9 duty in ... See full summary »

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Mrs. Merrick
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Judge Payson
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Old Man
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Alice Merrick (as Catherine Frances McLeod)
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Farmer Crews
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Gil Elson
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Mrs. Elson
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Sheriff Ed Grayson
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Charlie
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Casey
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Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted into K-9 duty in the trenches until battle fatigue takes its toll and he turns vicious. And even though he finds his way back home, he may be condemned as a killer. Written by Kathy Li

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As Refreshing As A Breath Of Spring !

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Drama | Adventure | Family | War

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8 November 1946 (USA)  »

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Blue Sierra  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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This film was first telecast in Philadelphia Saturday 16 March 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6); in Chicago it first aired 1 June 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2), in Los Angeles 16 October 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11), in New York City 6 January 1958 on WCBS (Channel 2), in San Francisco 16 March 1958 on KGO (Channel 7) and in Minneapolis 19 April 1959 on WTCN (Channel 11). At this time, color broadcasting was in its infancy, limited to only a small number of high rated programs, primarily on NBC and NBC affiliated stations, so these film showings were all still in B&W. Viewers were not offered the opportunity to see these films in their original Technicolor until several years later. See more »

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When the puppy Bill first runs up to the coyote, the line tied around the coyote's neck is visible. See more »

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Referenced in Forecast (1945) See more »

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Dog dodges dozens of deadly darts
23 March 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Well, folks, there were no surprises in this one. A young girl adopts a lost puppy and takes it in for her own, turning it into a first class sheep dog. Then the inseparable pair are separated and the dog must face a cruel world without his master. The film has the usual [and some unusual] assortment of adventures from the collie being shot, run over, drafted, shot again, ran to exhaustion, put on trial, exonerated, and then a tearful re-union with the little girl [the dog didn't shed a tear]. Some little girl. Wow! I liked it, but then, I am a hopeless dog lover: it was pretty corny, though. Nice Canadian scenery throughout, should be a winner with the kids.


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