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A family leaves city life to take possession of a Wyoming ranch.

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THE NEWCOMERS...green as the mountain country, they stood together to claim a dream! See more »


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15 December 1970 (USA)  »

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The cast rode on a special 4th of July "float" a buckboard wagon in the local town parade to promote the film as shooting went on over the holiday See more »

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this is one of my favorites as a child
21 January 2000 | by (greensboro,nc) – See all my reviews

I have not seen this movie since i was little but it has very definitely left an impression on me since i am desperately trying to find this movie to purchase.I remember certain things such as the birth of a foal and the actors who were in it.I loved this movie!And if anyone knows where i can purchase a copy let me know.I have lobby cards from this movie also.


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