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Director:
Writers:
Joseph Landon (screenplay)
Dudley Nichols (based on a screenplay by)
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Release Date:
15 June 1966 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
These Were The Ten Who Fought Indians, Outlaws And Each Other As They Rode To Greatness On The Stagecoach To Cheyenne!
Plot:
A group of unlikely traveling companions find themselves on the same stagecoach to Cheyenne. They include a drunken doctor... See more » | Add synopsis »
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A Joy to Watch Once More and Revisit Old Friends See more (34 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Ann-Margret ... Dallas

Red Buttons ... Peacock

Mike Connors ... Hatfield (as Michael Connors)

Alex Cord ... Ringo Kid

Bing Crosby ... Doc Josiah Boone

Robert Cummings ... Henry Gatewood (as Bob Cummings)

Van Heflin ... Marshal Curly Wilcox

Slim Pickens ... Buck, Stagecoach Driver

Stefanie Powers ... Mrs. Lucy Mallory

Keenan Wynn ... Luke Plummer
Brad Weston ... Matt Plummer
Joseph Hoover ... Lt. Blanchard
John Gabriel ... Capt. Jim Mallory
Oliver McGowan ... Mr. Haines
David Humphreys Miller ... Billy Pickett
Bruce Mars ... Dancing Trooper
Brett Pearson ... Drunken Sergeant
Muriel Davidson ... Mrs. Ellouise Gatewood
Ned Wynn ... Ike Plummer
Norman Rockwell ... Townsman
Edwin Mills ... Sergeant Major
Hal Lynch ... Jerry the Bartender
The Westernaires
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Adler ... Clem (uncredited)
Harry Carter ... Poker Player (uncredited)
Walker Edmiston ... Cheyenne Wells Fargo Agent (uncredited)
Chief Sky Eagle ... Indian Chief (uncredited)
Kam Tong ... Waldo (uncredited)
Barbara Wilkin ... Susan - Saloon Girl (uncredited)

Directed by
Gordon Douglas 
 
Writing credits
Joseph Landon (screenplay)

Dudley Nichols (based on a screenplay by)

Ernest Haycox (from a story by)

Produced by
Alvin G. Manuel .... associate producer
Martin Rackin .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jerry Goldsmith 
 
Cinematography by
William H. Clothier (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Hugh S. Fowler 
 
Art Direction by
Herman A. Blumenthal 
Jack Martin Smith 
 
Set Decoration by
Stuart A. Reiss (set decorations)
Walter M. Scott (set decorations)
 
Makeup Department
Margaret Donovan .... supervising hair stylist
Sydney Guilaroff .... hair styles for Ann-Margaret created by
Ben Nye .... makeup artist
Marvin G. Westmore .... makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Harry Caplan .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ray Kellogg .... second unit director
Joseph E. Rickards .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Don B. Greenwood .... property master (uncredited)
Dennis J. Parrish .... assistant property master (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Bernard Freericks .... sound
Elmer Raguse .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Gerald Endler .... mechanical effects (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
L.B. Abbott .... special photographic effects
Emil Kosa Jr. .... special photographic effects
 
Stunts
Conrad Bachmann .... stunts (uncredited)
Jerry Brown .... stunts (uncredited)
Jim Burk .... stunts (uncredited)
Jack Coffer .... stunts (uncredited)
Bennie E. Dobbins .... stunts (uncredited)
Tom Hennesy .... stunts (uncredited)
Bob Herron .... stunts (uncredited)
Dick Hudkins .... stunts (uncredited)
John Hudkins .... stunts (uncredited)
Leroy Johnson .... stunts (uncredited)
Archie Fire Lame Deer .... stunts (uncredited)
Bob May .... stunts (uncredited)
Hal Needham .... stunts (uncredited)
Jim Sheppard .... stunts (uncredited)
Dean Smith .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Arthur Morton .... orchestration
Laurindo Almeida .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
Robert Bain .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
Bill Brown .... music arranger: vocal arrangements (uncredited)
Alexander Courage .... conductor (uncredited)
Mike Deasy .... musician (uncredited)
Carl Fortina .... musician: accordion (uncredited)
Alexander Gerens .... music copyist (uncredited)
Jerry Goldsmith .... conductor (uncredited)
Wally Heglin .... music copyist (uncredited)
Artie Kane .... musician: piano (uncredited)
Milton Kestenbaum .... musician: bass (uncredited)
Tommy Morgan .... musician: harmonica (uncredited)
Howard A. Roberts .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
David Tamkin .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Urban Thielmann .... orchestra contractor (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Chris Haynes .... driver (uncredited)
James E. Haynes .... driver (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Arthur Steloff .... production assistant
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
115 min | USA:110 min (FMC Library Print)
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Color:
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono | 4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System)
Certification:
Australia:G | Australia:PG (TV rating) | Finland:K-16 | Sweden:15 | UK:A (original rating) | USA:Approved (MPAA rating: certificate #21084) | West Germany:16 (nf)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The artist Norman Rockwell, famous for his Saturday Evening Post covers, appears as a "townsman" in a brief scene.See more »
Goofs:
Miscellaneous: After the perilous night-time ride down the muddy mountain during the rainstorm (and for that matter all throughout the movie), everyone's clothes were perfectly clean and pressed as if they'd just stepped out of Wardrobe.See more »
Soundtrack:
Stagecoach To CheyenneSee more »

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7 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
A Joy to Watch Once More and Revisit Old Friends, 13 August 2006
Author: jtabler from San Diego, California

Agree with a comment about another Edition of Stagecoach.....that with Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings etc. DON'T COMPARE this with the John Wayne movie....

Just enjoy it on its own. Alex Cord is cool, Ann Margaret beautiful, Red Buttons and Bing Crosby fun..... I still use Red's lines "la la la la la la etc............." Keenan Wynn is great as usual....

Even at that...let's compare a little..... This movie is IN COLOR....and it has great credit art by Norman Rockwell.... I bought the book....don't remember reading it..... maybe it is good..... BUT the book had the portraits of the main characters by Rockwell and the Stagecoach, as does the movie. Very cool. Jerry Goldsmith's music is quite nice and the song Stagecoach to Cheyenne (Pockriss and Vance) and the twangy jews harp..... memorable!

Also...Remember, this is just on the verge of the Revolution....when the movies went akilter....the antihero came on etc. This is in the last tier of basic Nice Pleasant movies, when you knew who the good guys were and who the baddies were.... 1966. Italian spaghetti westerns were just being made this year, too.

The good writing from the first movie ....the basic plot is still here and it holds together.... This group of people have to or need to go to Cheyenne, even though it could mean attack from Indians. Danger.

Slim Pickens is Great as Buck, the Coach Driver and Van Heflin, the co-star of Shane, is fun to see in a western once more,too..... Enjoy!

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