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Fort Vengeance (1953)

Passed | | Western | 29 March 1953 (USA)
Two American brothers chased by a posse cross into Canada and join the Canadian North-West Mounted Police at the height of the Sioux-American war.

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Dick Ross
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Bridget Fitzgibbon
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Carey Ross
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Inspector Trevett
Charles Irwin ...
Sgt. Saxon
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Chief Crowfoot
Guy Kingsford ...
Sgt. Major MacRea
Michael Granger ...
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Sgt. Major Harrington
Paul Marion ...
Eagle Heart
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Patrick Fitzgibbon
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Brothers Dick and Carey Ross, eluding the law because of Carey's disregard for laws,cross over the Canadian border from Montana, and join the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. They react in different ways with Dick becoming an honest and standout member of the Mounties while Carey resorts to his old ways. The attempt by Chief Sitting Bull to incite the Canadian Indians to war is also woven into the threadbare version - number-231 good brother vs. bad brother plot. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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The Royal Mounted Police  »

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1.37 : 1
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For the most part routine
8 June 2002 | by (Tecumseh ok) – See all my reviews

This is pretty much a routine 50s Oater, set in the Northwest. The story concerns two brothers working for the RCMP, one good, one bad. It gets a boost from a better than average cast, nice color cinematography, and a fine score by Sawtell.


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