MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,357 this week

The Yellow Mountain (1954)

Approved  |   |  Western  |  16 November 1954 (USA)
5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 68 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

A formula brawling-buddies western where one goes bad and then returns to the fold. Pete Menlo owns some gold claims in Nevada where he is joined by his old friend Andy Martin. Crooked ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

, (as Russell Hughes) , 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 760 titles
created 18 Apr 2012
 
a list of 2625 titles
created 13 Jan 2013
 
a list of 73 titles
created 30 Jan 2013
 
a list of 152 titles
created 01 Dec 2013
 
list image
a list of 168 titles
created 08 May 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Yellow Mountain (1954)

The Yellow Mountain (1954) on IMDb 5.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Yellow Mountain.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Passage West (1951)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In 1863, having escaped from a rock-quarry prison in Salt Lake, six inmates led by convicted murderer Pete Black take over a small wagon train headed by preacher Jacob Karns. Tensions and ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis R. Foster
Stars: John Payne, Dennis O'Keefe, Arleen Whelan
The Spoilers (1955)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

In 1899 Alaska, miners have to protect themselves from a phony legal team trying to steal their gold claims.

Director: Jesse Hibbs
Stars: Anne Baxter, Jeff Chandler, Rory Calhoun
Adventure | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Dr. Karl Sternau, the personal physician of the count Bismarck, who spent much of his youth in Mexico, is sent back to that country during the occupation by French troops in the service of ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Siodmak
Stars: Lex Barker, Gérard Barray, Rik Battaglia
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A vagabond Viking adventurer and a Moor both compete to find "The Mother of All Voices," a legendary golden bell near the Pillars of Hercules.

Director: Jack Cardiff
Stars: Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, Russ Tamblyn
War Drums (1957)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The friendship between a white man and an Apache chief is tested when they fall in love with the same woman during a time of frontier conflict.

Director: Reginald Le Borg
Stars: Lex Barker, Joan Taylor, Ben Johnson
Adventure | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Released after serving 15 years in prison for train robbery Pete Carver being the only survivor of the gang goes looking for the loot in the caves where it was hidden.

Director: William Castle
Stars: Macdonald Carey, Alexis Smith, Edgar Buchanan
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Jeff Carr, a special investigator, arrives in Tomahawk. His assignment is to discover who has been holding up the local stagecoach and is guilty for a series of killings that terrorize the ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold
Stars: Lex Barker, Mara Corday, Stephen McNally
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Quine
Stars: Peter Sellers, Lynne Frederick, Lionel Jeffries
Wyoming Mail (1950)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In 1869, the United States begins a railroad mail service to the West Coast which proves highly tempting to train robbers, in particular an organized gang with one of the mail's supposed ... See full summary »

Director: Reginald Le Borg
Stars: Stephen McNally, Alexis Smith, Howard Da Silva
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Director: Francis Rigaud
Stars: Michel Serrault, Louis de Funès, Claude Brasseur
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

France, 1803: 11 years after the Revolution, a royalist underground is led by a new 'Scarlet Pimpernel', the Purple Mask, who rescues nobles in distress and kidnaps Napoleon's officials for... See full summary »

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone
Stars: Tony Curtis, Colleen Miller, Gene Barry
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

In 1820, André Tulane (Lex Barker), hot-tempered scion of a Louisiana plantation family, is debt-bound to Lili Scarlet (Patricia Medina),notorious gambling-ship queen, and the daughter of ... See full summary »

Director: William Castle
Stars: Lex Barker, Patricia Medina, Warren Stevens
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Andy Martin
...
Nevada Wray
...
Pete Menlo
...
Jackpot Wray
...
Bannon
Leo Gordon ...
Drake
Dayton Lummis ...
Geraghty
Hal K. Dawson ...
Sam Torrence
William Fawcett ...
Old Prospector
James Parnell ...
Joe
Edit

Storyline

A formula brawling-buddies western where one goes bad and then returns to the fold. Pete Menlo owns some gold claims in Nevada where he is joined by his old friend Andy Martin. Crooked mine-owner Bannon wants to merge their interests so they can create a monopoly but is turned down. Pete is interested in "Nevada" Wray, daughter of mine-owner "Jackpot" Wray, but she has eyes only for Andy. The rejected Pete joins forces with Bannon and they learn that, because of location, "Jackpot" Wray may be the owner of all the gold in the respective veins. Bannon and his men try to get rid of Andy. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

gold | gunfight | See All (2) »

Taglines:

When Frontier Flamed With The Lure Of Gold... And A Woman's Unclaimed Lips

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 November 1954 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nevada Gold  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A pretty good Universal western

Once more, I am surprised that little western has not be commented yet.

I think it's a pretty good one, colorful, action packed, with famous actors such as Lex Barker, Howard Duff, John Mc Entire as good as ever and Leo Gordon, the bad guy, of course, the "heavy one".

Gunfights, fists fights, mine scenes, ...This little movie was a really good surprise to me.

Its the rarest Jesse Hibbs western available. Because there is not Audie Murphy in it?

Anyway, this feature doesn't deserve to be ignored. Not at all.

I saw it from a 16mm print, perhaps no TV broadcast has aired it yet...


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Yellow Mountain (1954) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?