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A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Music, Western  |  14 August 1950 (Sweden)
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In 1876, in Colorado, the Tomahawk and Western Railroad is expanding through the Rockies but some stagecoach operators,fearing a loss of revenue, plan to sabotage the railroad.


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Terence Sweeny
Charles Kemper ...
Connie Gilchrist ...
Madame Adelaide
Arthur Hunnicutt ...
Sad Eyes
Chief Yowlachie ...
Victor Sen Yung ...
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In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are." Written by Ed Stephan <>

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Comedy | Music | Western


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Release Date:

14 August 1950 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

The Sheriff's Daughter  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)



Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on June 4, 1951 with Anne Baxter and Dan Dailey reprising their film roles. See more »


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Fun Movie
28 September 1998 | by (Amarillo) – See all my reviews

A fun movie. Marilyn Monore had a bit part as a dance-hall girl. Colorado mountain colors were beautiful. Need more movies like this.

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