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The Wolf Hunters (1949)

After four fur trappers have been slain and their furs stolen, Corporal Rod Webb of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police sets out for their village. En route he and his dog Chinook come upon ... See full summary »

Director:

Budd Boetticher (as Oscar Boetticher)

Writers:

James Oliver Curwood (novel), Scott Darling (as W. Scott Darling)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Kirby Grant ... Mountie Corporal Rod Webb
Jan Clayton ... Renée
Edward Norris ... Paul Lautrec
Helen Parrish ... Marcia Cameron
Charles Lang ... J. L. McTavish
Ted Hecht Ted Hecht ... Muskoka
Luther Crockett Luther Crockett ... Supt. Edward Cameron
Elizabeth Root Elizabeth Root ... Minnetaki
Chinook Chinook ... Chinook - Webb's dog (as Chinook the Wonder Dog)
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Storyline

After four fur trappers have been slain and their furs stolen, Corporal Rod Webb of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police sets out for their village. En route he and his dog Chinook come upon another trapper, Henri, shot and lying unconscious on the trail, and the furs he was delivering to the factor, McTavish, stolen. Chinook trails the would-be-killer Muskoka and bites a piece of cloth from his coat before he escapes. Webb leaves Henri with Greta while he investigates, aided by Minnetaki, Indian servant fired by McTavish, the real head of the fur thieves, and Marcia Cameron, wife of the superintendent of the trading company that employs McTavish. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 October 1949 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Caçadores de Lobos See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Connections

Remake of The Wolf Hunters (1926) See more »

Soundtracks

Alouette
French Canadian children's song
Performed by Edward Norris
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