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Guns of the Timberland (1960)

 -  Western  -  8 April 1960 (France)
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Guns of the Timberland is a 1960 feature film starring Alan Ladd and Jeanne Crain. Alan Ladd plays Jim Hadley... See full synopsis »

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Jim Hadley
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Laura Riley
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Monty Walker
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Bert Harvey
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Clay Bell
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Blackie (as Noah Beery)
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Jane Peterson
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Guns of the Timberland is a 1960 feature film starring Alan Ladd and Jeanne Crain. Alan Ladd plays Jim Hadley... See full synopsis »

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The Land of the Towering Timbers Thunders with Sky-High Adventure! See more »

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8 April 1960 (France)  »

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Er kam, sah und siegte  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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During the project, producer/star Alan Ladd considered casting Van Heflin, Edmond O'Brien and Tony Martin for supporting roles. See more »

Soundtracks

The Faithful Kind
Lyrics by Mack David
Music by Jerry Livingston
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A jaded lad
6 June 2010 | by See all my reviews

Physically ,Alan Ladd was becoming the ghost of himself:His puffed up face had lost most of its charm;it was even worse in "duel of champions" (aka "Horatio E Curazio"),his Italian sword and sandal,the following year.In his final years ,only "the carpetbaggers"-in other respects an average movie- gave him a prophetic role worthy of himself ,an aging actor down on his luck.

This is a western which displays ecological concern : lumberjacks versus farmers (the best scene shows Jeanne Crain taking Ladd to the ghost town :"you would ruin our village too ").The cinematography is fine ,with a good use of the wide screen which enhances the splendid landscapes ,particularly in the scenes of the fire.But the characters are cardboard .For those whose taste runs that way,Frankie Avalon sings two songs ,the first one in a ball and the second after a quarrel with his girlfriend.


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