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Back to God's Country (1953)

In north-western Canada,in the 1870s,American schooner captain Peter Keith hopes to return to America with a cargo of furs before winter but two local crooks plan to steal Keith's cargo,boat and wife.

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Peter Keith
Marcia Henderson ...
Dolores Keith
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Paul Blake
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Frank Hudson
Chubby Johnson ...
Shorter
Tudor Owen ...
Fitzsimmons
Arthur Space ...
Carstairs
Bill Radovich ...
Lagi
John Cliff ...
Joe
Pat Hogan ...
Uppy
Ivan Triesault ...
Reinhardt
Charles Horvath ...
Nelson
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In a small village in the icy wilderness of Alaska Captain Peter Keith has to defend himself against two especially mean villains, who are after his wife Dolores and a boatload of precious hides. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Roaring out of the gale-lashed north ... the saga of a mighty conquest ! See more »


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November 1953 (USA)  »

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James Oliver Curwood's Back to God's Country  »

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Universal borrowed actor Steve Cochran from Warner Brothers for the production. See more »

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Frank Hudson: What did you try to do? Make love to her while telling her she just became a widow?
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Version of Back to God's Country (1919) See more »

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The 28 Year Old Rock Hudson
3 November 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film is set in the Canadian north. 'The Hollywood Reporter' described it as a somewhat placid yarn on the 22nd September 1953. 'Variety' deemed it okay on the 23rd September 1953, but its box office potential was doubtful. I agree.


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