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These Thousand Hills (1959)

 -  Drama | Western  -  8 May 1959 (Finland)
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An ambitious cowboy will stop at nothing to get what he wants, including using the affections of two women.

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An ambitious cowboy will stop at nothing to get what he wants, including using the affections of two women.

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All the fire . . . power . . . drama . . . of A.B. Guthrie's monumental best-seller!

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8 May 1959 (Finland)  »

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De hårde mænds land  »

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These Thousand Hills
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Ned Washington
Sung by Randy Sparks
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Lee Remick stands out
15 May 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Average western with advantage of good cast. Don Murray is okay in the lead, he never really had that elusive something to be a great movie star but is a fine actor but a more magnetic actor, Robert Mitchum or Burt Lancaster for example would have raised the film up a notch. The supporting cast is full of familiar faces that all provide excellent work, the real standout is Lee Remick who offers up a delicately shaded performance of a girl whose life has been full of bad breaks and hard luck. It a shame her part is relatively small since she's the most compelling character and actor in the film. The color and cinematography are also noteworthy. Not a bad movie just not great.


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