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Saddle Tramp (1950)

Approved | | Western | 21 September 1950 (USA)
Carefree Chuck Connor is on his way west and stops off to see an old friend and his four lads. When his host is killed in a riding accident Chuck realises he must take care of the family. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Chuck Conner
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Della
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Rocky
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Jess Higgins
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Ma Higgins
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Pop
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Mr. August Hartnagle
Jimmy Hunt ...
Robbie
Orley Lindgren ...
Tommie
Gordon Gebert ...
Johnnie
Gregory Moffett ...
Butch
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Martinez
John Ridgely ...
Slim
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The Stranger
Joaquin Garay ...
Pancho
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Storyline

Carefree Chuck Connor is on his way west and stops off to see an old friend and his four lads. When his host is killed in a riding accident Chuck realises he must take care of the family. They hit the road and he takes a job on a ranch, but he has to keep the children hidden as his boss hates kids. There's also tension with the neighbouring ranch, and when a girl on the run from her nasty uncle joins the family unannounced Chuck wonders what he has done to deserve all this. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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21 September 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alma solitaria  »

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| (Encore-Westerns Library Print)

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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Cry of the Wild Goose
Written by Terry Gilkyson
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One of the better westerns
7 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

An excellent Western. Joel McCrea delivers a fine performance as is usual for this gifted actor. The story moves well, and the supporting cast does a fine job. If you haven't seen it, and love Westerns, by all means don't let this one slide by.


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