MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,311 this week

Prairie Fever (2008)

Video  -  Western  -  29 March 2008 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 467 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 4 critic

Drunken ex-sheriff Kevin Sorbo gets a ticket out of the jail-house and a fistful of cash to escort three half-crazed rejected mail-order brides to the nearest train back east. Along the way... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 760 titles
created 18 Apr 2012
 
a list of 3570 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 700 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 796 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 264 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Prairie Fever" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Prairie Fever (Video 2008)

Prairie Fever (Video 2008) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Prairie Fever.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Flesh Wounds (TV Movie 2011)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

Flesh Wounds: On a remote US Army facility, a group of scientists conducting top secret weapon experiments, vanish. An elite covert ops team, commanded by Lt. Tyler (Kevin Sorbo), is tasked... See full summary »

Director: Dan Garcia
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Bokeem Woodbine, Heather Marie Marsden
Something Beneath (TV Movie 2007)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Just under your feet lurks an evil so deadly, so intelligent, it's scary. The attendees of an ecological summit are about to discover a bigger problem than global warming.

Director: David Winning
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Peter MacNeill, Natalie Brown
Dear Me (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A witty young woman, Samantha Billows, is clearly the sharpest tool in the box except for one minor detail, she has a foot-in-mouth syndrome. Clinically, Samantha is diagnosed with a ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Feifer
Stars: Walid Amini, Jessica Anderson, Daniel Bonjour
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

Digging at a nearby cave, a careless industrialist unearths a vein of pure base Lithium and inadvertently brings it to the surface, where the Lithium combusts when coming into contact with ... See full summary »

Directors: Andrew Stevens, Jim Wynorski
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, GiGi Erneta, Maeghan Albach
June (TV Movie 2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Young, innocent, and quirky June (Felicia Day), a violinist, spends her days working in an oddball Venice coffee shop, her nights rehearsing for a professional music career, and all-hours ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Hutson
Stars: Felicia Day, Chris Henry Coffey, Cindy Dolenc
Journeyman (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A 21-year-old girl makes her way across an America scarred by the events of September 11 in the hopes of finding her father, who left when she was very young. Along the way her adventures, ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Lee
Stars: Reggie Bannister, Joan Blackburn, John Paul Bodner
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

In the wake of a sudden loss, Eddy unexpectedly skips town leaving his friends to mourn for him. A vagabond musician, Eddy runs until there is nowhere to run but home.

Director: Matthew Nourse
Stars: Ryan Donowho, Dominique Swain, James Duval
Paradox I (2010)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Homicide detective Sean Nault, a cop on a parallel Earth whose technology is powered exclusively by magic. Sean investigates a baffling series of murders committed by a means he's never ... See full summary »

Director: Brenton Spencer
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Steph Song, Christopher Judge
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

August 8, 1969. The hottest night of the summer. Amid sex, drugs and the Vietnam War, a privileged teenage girl is about to learn that no one is safe. High in the Hollywood Hills, her life ... See full summary »

Director: Natalie Barandes
Stars: Dominique Swain, Jennifer Coolidge, Oliver Hudson
Nightfall (2009)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
Director: David DeCoteau
Stars: Chris Banks, Tyler Bachtel, Brant Dorman
Lone Rider (TV Movie 2008)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

With heartening family drama and adrenaline-pumping action, Lone Rider is a western with guts, glory, and a powerful message. Bob Hattaway, an honored soldier, returns to his Western ... See full summary »

Director: David S. Cass Sr.
Stars: Lou Diamond Phillips, Stacy Keach, Vincent Spano
Shadow on the Mesa (TV Movie 2013)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: David S. Cass Sr.
Stars: Wes Brown, Kevin Sorbo, Gail O'Grady
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Preston Biggs
...
Monte James
...
Abigail
...
Olivia Thibodeaux
...
Lettie
...
Blue
...
Faith
...
Bartender
...
Charlie
...
James
...
Desk Clerk
...
Frank
Ken Magee ...
Homer
...
Logan
...
Luk
Edit

Storyline

Drunken ex-sheriff Kevin Sorbo gets a ticket out of the jail-house and a fistful of cash to escort three half-crazed rejected mail-order brides to the nearest train back east. Along the way he teams up with a spunky, crooked lady gambler who wants to go straight and is running from her villainous husband Lance Henrickson. Written by NoOneInPaticular

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Justice is only one bullet away.

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 March 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A préri gyermekei  »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,900,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

At the start of the movie, when the woman is being used as a shield, the closeup of Sheriff Biggs pistol shows no bullets in the chambers, but after she yells for him to shoot, the next closeup shows one shell, a hollow point, in the cylinder. Hollow points had not been invented at the time. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Eastward the Women
9 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Genius Products recently made 3 made-for-TV westerns. Last night we saw "Aces N Eights" which I overrated at "1". "Prairie Fever" is light years better. This one has a reasonable plot, character development, and a situation you can get interested in. It does not have any of the idiot's delight tricks (jumparound camera work, bad editing, computer generated musical score) that wreck so many 2008 films.

17 mail-order-brides arrive out west, but not all find bliss with the rough-n-tumble men they marry. Three are headed home, and have to be taken to the railroad at Carson (City) Nevada. The alcoholic sheriff is given the job, and the journey is the story. New westerns are few and far between, so this one might fill your need.


4 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is this a Sequel to Avenging Angel? dacaria-1
Discuss Prairie Fever (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?