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The Runaway Barge (1975)

TV Movie  -   -  Adventure | Action  -  24 March 1975 (USA)
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Three bargemen on the Mississippi River find themselves mixed up in a kidnapping and hijacking plot.

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Rouge LeBlanc
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John O. White ...
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James Paul
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Three bargemen on the Mississippi River find themselves mixed up in a kidnapping and hijacking plot.

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Two rivermen stumble onto a piracy scheme and end up with a runaway adventure.

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