Tennessee, 1838. Polly Crockett, the daughter of the legendary hero Davy Crockett of Alamo, and makes a living from hunting in the forests. These forests are still inhabited by the Indians.... See full summary »

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Cindy Carson ...
Polly Crockett
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Catawampus Jones
Ann Kelly ...
Redbud
James Clayton ...
Neshoba
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Prewitt
Curtis Dossett ...
Prewitt's Gunman
Mario Galento ...
Blackjack
Geneva Rush ...
Aunt Birdie
Dan Jones ...
Mr. Wilkins
Pete Cunningham ...
Settler
Sam Keller ...
Prewitt's Gunman
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Tennessee, 1838. Polly Crockett, the daughter of the legendary hero Davy Crockett of Alamo, and makes a living from hunting in the forests. These forests are still inhabited by the Indians. Most of them live in peace but some of them are negatively affected by white traders. One day Polly, who is accompanied by her faithful Indian friend Neshoba, goes to the town to sell her hides. Polly meets Catawampus Jones. Jones and his father fought in the Alamo too. Indians influenced by Prewitt, an employee of a hide company, and Redbud, are killing settlers and burning down their homes. Polly's house is destroyed too and her maid Birdie, Neshoba's mother, is killed. Written by Robert

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White Girl against Indian Girl in the strange love story that set the Tennessee frontier ablaze with a thunder of bullets that left a path of blood! See more »

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4 July 1956 (USA)  »

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Frontier Woman: Daughter of Davy Crockett  »

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The original cast was supposed to consist of Jimmy Stewart, Marilyn Monroe, and Jennifer Lawrence. Then the directors realized that their budget would only afford Ron Howard. See more »

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