MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 25,106 this week

Last of the Wild Horses (1948)

1.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 1.9/10 from 413 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 4 critic

A cowboy must clear himself of a murder he did not commit.

Directors:

, (uncredited)

Writer:

(screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 194 titles
created 20 Apr 2011
 
a list of 1625 titles
created 12 Feb 2012
 
list image
a list of 1267 titles
created 17 Feb 2012
 
a list of 1398 titles
created 13 May 2013
 
a list of 245 titles
created 01 Feb 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Last of the Wild Horses (1948)

Last of the Wild Horses (1948) on IMDb 1.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Last of the Wild Horses.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sci-Fi | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

A space capsule crash-lands, and the astronaut aboard disappears. Is there a connection between the missing man and the monster roaming the area?

Directors: Bill Rebane, Herschell Gordon Lewis
Stars: Philip Morton, June Travis, George Perry
Marooned (1969)
Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Three American astronauts are stranded in space when their retros won't fire. Can they be rescued before their oxygen runs out?

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Gregory Peck, Richard Crenna, David Janssen
Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

Paula Parkins is the teenage daughter of wealthy parents whom don't seem to make time for her, so she looks for thrills as the leader of her all girl gang who steal, rob, and rape young men.

Director: William Morgan
Stars: Jean Moorhead, Barbara Weeks, Art Millan
Adventure | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

An evil Chinese mastermind plots to freeze the Earth's oceans.

Director: Jesús Franco
Stars: Christopher Lee, Richard Greene, Howard Marion-Crawford
King Dinosaur (1955)
Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

A new planet moves into our solar system and four scientists (two couples) are sent to explore Planet Nova. In between romantic interludes, the cast faces an iguana masquerading as a ... See full summary »

Director: Bert I. Gordon
Stars: William Bryant, Wanda Curtis, Douglas Henderson
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

A flunky for a porno movie ring starts murdering the smut films' lead actresses.

Director: Edward D. Wood Jr.
Stars: Kenne Duncan, Duke Moore, Jean Fontaine
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

A young Air Force lieutenant falls in love with fighter planes while his father, a Congressman and war hero, yearns for him to fly heavy bombers.

Director: Will Zens
Stars: Robert Dornan, Richard Jordahl, Shirley Olmstead
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
James Ellison ...
Duke Barnum
Mary Beth Hughes ...
Terry Williams
Jane Frazee ...
Jane Cooper
...
Charlie Cooper (as Douglas Dumbrille)
James Millican ...
Sheriff Steve Harrison
Reed Hadley ...
Riley Morgan
Olin Howland ...
Remedy Williams (as Olin Howlin)
William Haade ...
Henchman Rocky Rockford
Grady Sutton ...
Curly, the cook
Stanley Andrews ...
Rancher Pete Ferguson
Rory Mallinson ...
Henchman Hank Davis
Edit

Storyline

A cowboy must clear himself of a murder he did not commit.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

WILD FURY...WIDE OPEN THRILLS! (original print ad - all caps) See more »

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 December 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pferdediebe am Missouri  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Color:

(Sepiatone)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Duke's horse is described as a roan several times. It's not a roan but appears to be a chestnut or sorrel. A roan horse has numerous white hairs mixed in with its main color all over its body, which gives it a much lighter look. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I'm from Oregon and I still didn't like it.
18 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie starts out weak and then gradually just sort of wanders off.

It has potential, story-wise. A large rancher, Cooper, is pressured by his daughter and the other small ranchers to stop rounding up the wild horses in the area. His lead man has other plans and gets himself and the other Cooper employees deputized so they can frame the small ranchers and confiscate their horses. Cooper finds out about it and confronts his lead man, who kills him and frames Barnum, the "hero." Barnum is the weak link. He seems like the laziest, least intelligent, yet most charming guy in the area. He pushes people's buttons for fun and can't decide whether he's crooked or good. They all work hard and he just rides around seeming guilty of crimes or at least thinking about committing crimes. But chicks dig him. He mostly just appears here and there, acts cocky, irritates someone, and then rides off to rendezvous with a girl. And yet somehow you really just don't care what he does. You might doze off and wake to a scene that seems almost identical to the previous one.

Whatever.


3 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Favourite MST3K lines GazHack
Original soundtrack for LAST OF THE WILD HORSES monstrous-767-417067
Discuss Last of the Wild Horses (1948) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?