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The Yellow Mountain (1954)

Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Western | 16 November 1954 (USA)
Frontier drama about two gold prospectors who hope to strike it rich in the mines of Nevada.

Director:

Jesse Hibbs

Writers:

George Zuckerman (screenplay), Russell S. Hughes (screenplay) (as Russell Hughes) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Lex Barker ... Andy Martin
Mala Powers ... Nevada Wray
Howard Duff ... Pete Menlo
William Demarest ... Jackpot Wray
John McIntire ... Bannon (as John Mc.Intyre)
Leo Gordon ... Drake
Dayton Lummis Dayton Lummis ... Geraghty
Hal K. Dawson Hal K. Dawson ... Sam Torrence
William Fawcett ... Old Prospector
James Parnell James Parnell ... Joe
Denver Pyle ... George Yost
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Storyline

A formula brawling-buddies western where one goes bad and then returns to the fold. Pete Menlo owns some gold claims in Nevada where he is joined by his old friend Andy Martin. Crooked mine-owner Bannon wants to merge their interests so they can create a monopoly but is turned down. Pete is interested in "Nevada" Wray, daughter of mine-owner "Jackpot" Wray, but she has eyes only for Andy. The rejected Pete joins forces with Bannon and they learn that, because of location, "Jackpot" Wray may be the owner of all the gold in the respective veins. Bannon and his men try to get rid of Andy. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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SPOILER'S EMPIRE! Ruled by the Lust for Gold... And the promise of a woman's unclaimed lips!"; "When gold-fever gripped the wild frontier... And a woman's unclaimed lips waited for the taking! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nevada Gold See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Decent B Western
16 September 2018 | by gtroupSee all my reviews

Watched a HDTV copy of it. It is a pretty decent b western with good action. Barker, Powers, Duff and supporting actors are fine. Recommend watching it if you're a fan of westerns.


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