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Swamp Water (1941)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 30 April 1942 (Uruguay)
A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the girl and persuades the fugitive to return to town.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Tom Keefer
... Thursday Ragan
... Julie
... Ben
... Mabel MacKenzie
... Jesse Wick
... Hannah
... Sheriff Jeb McKane
... Tim Dorson
... Bud Dorson (as Guinn Williams)
... Marty McCord
... Hardy Ragan (as Joseph Sawyer)
... Tulle McKenzie (as Paul Burns)
Dave Morris ... Barber
Frank Austin ... Fred Ulm
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A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the girl and persuades the fugitive to return to town. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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The Swamp! Sinister - mysterious - it shaped the lives and loves and hates of the people who lived around its edges!!


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30 April 1942 (Uruguay)  »

Also Known As:

El pantano de la muerte  »

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Budget:

$601,900 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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(Sepiatone)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

First credited work by director Jean Renoir while he was in wartime exile from German-occupied France. See more »

Quotes

Tom Keefer: I hope I didn't hurt you none; I tried to throw you easy like.
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Connections

Referenced in M*A*S*H: The Moon Is Not Blue (1982) See more »

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Vivid memory of Miss Baxter
4 December 2006 | by See all my reviews

Only viewed this movie once,when as an eleven year old , it first opened. I still recall the scene where Julie scurried away through the barn to hide from Andrews. Clawing like a black cat (with her raven hair matted as if it were a Brillo Pad.) I instantly fell head over heels in love with that gruff looking girl.

The fight scene , the cottonmouth attack still looms large in my memory. I'm 76 now, but would love to see it twenty more times and hark back to those innocent days, when a nickle candy bar could be bought for five cents .

Excellent movie (Also loved The Southerner)


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