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Blood River (1991)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Western  -  17 March 1991 (USA)
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Jimmy Pearls, a directionless young drifter, kills Henry Logan's son and two other men after he found out that they murdered Jimmy's parents for their land. Trying to get away from Logan's ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jimmy 'The Kid' Pearls (as Rick Schroder)
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U.S. Marshal Winston Patrick Culler
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Henry Logan, Rancher
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Jake, Logan's Man
Henry Beckman ...
Sheriff Peabody
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Squints, Logan Rider
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Georgina
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Congressman Howard K. Apples
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Hotchner
Venus Terzo ...
Laurie, Whore
J.C. Roberts ...
Storekeeper (as J.C. 'Jim' Roberts)
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Smiling Knife
Stephen Hair ...
Parson Carpenter
Maureen Thomas ...
Mrs. Carpenter
Jordi Thompson ...
Deputy Marshal
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Jimmy Pearls, a directionless young drifter, kills Henry Logan's son and two other men after he found out that they murdered Jimmy's parents for their land. Trying to get away from Logan's vengeance, he goes to ground in the mountains and meets Winston Patrick Culler, an old trapper, who becomes his traveling companion and protector. Jimmy doesn't understand though why Culler is helping him... Written by Willy Vanhaelen <willy.vanhaelen@advalvas.be>

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Blood River - La vendetta corre sul fiume  »

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John Carpenter originally wrote this for John Wayne, who was going to do it, but ill health prevented him. When it was finally made, years later, Wilford Brimley played the part meant for John Wayne. See more »

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Guide wire visible when Culler throws the knife at the doorframe. See more »

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Mighty entertaining
18 January 2003 | by (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I bought this video at a market one summer, put it in the video and saw it. Being a western-fan I really appreciated the scenery and the exiting plot of the creation. Wilford Brimley and Rick Schroeder delivers a very powerful story that centers around their characters. It has all the ingredients to make a western a western. During the first few minutes you get directly thrown into the story of Schroeder's character to get a good background for the following events in the movie.

Definatly a see!


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