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The Call of the Wild (1976)

TV Movie  |   |  Adventure  |  22 May 1976 (USA)
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A prospector, a trapper and their sled dog battle the Klondike elements on their journey to get to the gold country.

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Stoney
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Raymond Guth ...
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Paul Harper ...
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A prospector, a trapper and their sled dog battle the Klondike elements on their journey to get to the gold country.

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