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Cattle Queen of Montana (1954)

Approved  |   |  Western  |  18 November 1954 (USA)
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Sierra Nevada Jones must fight a villainous rancher to regain the land that is rightfully hers.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Farrell
Gene Evans ...
Tom McCord
Lance Fuller ...
Colorados
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Natchakoa
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Yost
Yvette Duguay ...
Starfire (as Yvette Dugay)
Morris Ankrum ...
J.I. 'Pop' Jones
Chubby Johnson ...
Nat Collins
Myron Healey ...
Hank
Rodd Redwing ...
Powhani (as Rod Redwing)
Paul Birch ...
Col. Carrington
Byron Foulger ...
Land Office Clerk
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Dan
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Storyline

The Jones family, about to prove claim to prime Montana land, is raided by renegade Indians in league with villainous neighbor McCord, who gets most of the stolen cattle. Two survivors are helped by college-educated chief's son Colorados. Now Sierra Nevada Jones must fight for her land against legal technicalities and assorted villains. Can she gain the help of McCord's hired gun, Farrell? Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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GUNGIRL of the WEST! See more »

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18 November 1954 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Königin der Berge  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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(Technicolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film was originally supposed to have a theme song. Composer Louis Forbes wrote a melody and asked noted Western songwriter Bob Nolan to contribute lyrics. The song, 'Montana,' was not used in the film, but Nolan's former group the Sons of the Pioneers recorded it. See more »

Quotes

Colorados: And you go back to your settlement. Tell them that there are Indians who do not wish death to all whites... but peace.
Sierra Nevada Jones: You going to help us.
Colorados: Is it so hard to believe that I am a human being too?
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Featured in Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire (1991) See more »

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Montana
Lyrics by Bob Nolan
Music by Louis Forbes
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The hero is not John Wayne,etc; it is Barbara Stanwick.
18 September 2005 | by (S. Paulo, Brazil) – See all my reviews

What saves this film from being an average western, lost among so many others is the impressive scenery, beautiful strong colors, with a predominance of green because of the trees, the efficient direction of Allan Dwan, but most of all Barbara Stanwyck playing the main character, a part that would usually go to a man. Barbara was great in this type of role, she had already done it in "The Furies" and would do it again in "Forty Guns" and "The Maverick Queen". The story is plain routine, Colorados is the good Blackfoot, Natchakoa the bad one,and they are going to fight for power when the Chief (that looks more Irish than Blackfoot)dies. Ronald Reagan is the good guy acting like he is bad and Barbara the woman who comes from Texas with a lot of cattle and loses it all in a stampede.


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