The Oregon Trail (1936)

U.S. Army Captain John Delmont takes a leave of absence to find out what happened to his missing father. Later he leads a wagon train to California and goes after the bad guys involved in his father's disappearance.

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Scott Pembroke

Writers:

Jack Natteford (screenplay), Lindsley Parsons (story and screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
John Wayne ... Capt John Delmont
Ann Rutherford ... Anne Ridgeley
Joseph W. Girard ... Colonel Delmont (as Joe Girard)
Yakima Canutt ... Tom Richards
Frank Rice ... Red
E.H. Calvert ... Jim Ridgeley
Ben Hendricks Jr. Ben Hendricks Jr. ... Major Harris
Harry Harvey ... Tim
Fern Emmett ... Minnie
Jack Rutherford ... Benton
Marian Ferrell Marian Ferrell ... Sis
Roland Ray Roland Ray ... Markey
Gino Corrado ... Forrenza
Edward LeSaint ... General Ferguson
Octavio Giraud Octavio Giraud ... Don Miguel
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U.S. Army Captain John Delmont takes a leave of absence to find out what happened to his missing father. Later he leads a wagon train to California and goes after the bad guys involved in his father's disappearance.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1936 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Trail's End See more »

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Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Victor High Fidelity Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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