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Something for a Lonely Man (1968)

The blacksmith of a small western town finds himself an outcast. He had led the townspeople west in hopes of starting a new life, only to find the town that they founded is to be bypassed by the railroad.

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The blacksmith of a small western town finds himself an outcast. He had led the townspeople west in hopes of starting a new life, only to find the town that they founded is to be bypassed by the railroad.

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26 November 1968 (USA)  »

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Big John macht Dampf  »

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Something great to watch!
7 August 2001 | by (Cincinnati, Ohio) – See all my reviews

This is one of those great television movies. It shows the power of human courage, love and never giving up on yourself . . . regardless of what other people think of you. Too bad it's sitting on a shelf somewhere collecting dust and not being appreciated. It's scenically beautiful too!! It's a movie for the heart, soul and eyes.


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