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Black Midnight (1949)

Approved | | Drama, Western | 2 October 1949 (USA)

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(as Oscar Boetticher)

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Wild Suspense . . . Wild Adventure ! Thrilling Drama of a Wild Horse . . . and a Boy Who tames It !

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