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Coroner Creek (1948)

Passed | | Western | 1 July 1948 (USA)
A man is bent on taking revenge on those responsible for his fiance's death.

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Cast

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Della Harms
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Sheriff O'Hea
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Abbie Miles (as Barbara Reed)
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Andy West
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Ernie Combs
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Leach Conover
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Frank Yordy
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Walt Hardison
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Stew Shallis
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Tip Henry
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McCune
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Bill Arnold
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Storyline

With the help of Kate Hardison (Marguerite Chapman), the Coroner Creek hotel keeper, Chris Danning (Randolph Scott)learns that Younger Miles (George Macready)is the man who killed his fiancée. Chris is hired by rancher Della Harms (Sally Eilers)as her foreman, and plots his revenge against Miles. But one of the latter's henchmen cripples Chris' trigger-hand. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Lawless  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Cinecolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Randolph Scott Trademark: Cinched up chin strap. See more »

Goofs

When Miles first sees Danning in the bar, the string hanging out of Danning's pocket changes shape & position from the stare-down close-up to when he stands up a second later. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff O'Hea: How's that lovely daughter of mine, Miles?
Younger Miles: Abbie's fine, Sheriff. We were just talking about her.
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Connections

Referenced in Bye Bye Braverman (1968) See more »

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One of Randolph Scott's best...
18 January 2001 | by (Fall City, WA) – See all my reviews

Spectacular scenery highlights this Randolph Scott movie. Scott was 50 yers old when this was made and he never looked better. He is a man out to avenge his fiance's death caused by veteran bad guy, George MacReady. Lots of action and great fun watching Scott do his thing.


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