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Pioneer Woman (1973)

TV-PG | | Western | TV Movie 19 December 1973
In 1867, a family from the East, despite some initial hesitations, decides to try its luck by settling in the harsh and dangerous West.

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Buzz Kulik

Writer:

Suzanne Clauser
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Joanna Pettet ... Maggie Sergeant
William Shatner ... John Sergeant
David Janssen ... Robert Douglas
Lance LeGault ... Joe Wormser
Helen Hunt ... Sarah Sargeant
Russell Baer Russell Baer ... Jeremy Sergeant
Linda Kupecek Linda Kupecek ... Philippa Wormser
Lloyd Berry ... Slim Hall
John Scott Martin ... Jake, Douglas Hand (as John Scott)
Robert Koons Robert Koons ... William Seymour
Agatha Mercer Agatha Mercer ... Trudy Seymour
Les Kimber ... Jordan Seymour
John Murrell John Murrell ... Henry Seymour
Frank Edge Frank Edge ... Frank, Douglas Hand
Una Pulson Una Pulson ... Mrs. Hall
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A homesteading family in the 1867 Wyoming faces a crisis when the husband is killed and the wife must decide whether to remain or take her son and daughter back East. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Western

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 December 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pioneers See more »

Filming Locations:

Twin Butte, Alberta, Canada See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmways Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono | Mono (Ryder Sound Services)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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[first lines]
Maggie Sergeant: March 10, 1867. The events of this day have been extraordinary, indeed, almost frightening. I had expected to live out the rest of my days here in Indiana. Here, where I was born, was married, and gave birth to my two children. But within the week, I will never again be able to call Huntingville my home.
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Seventies made for T.V. hokeum.
4 March 2004 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

Pioneer Woman (1973) was one of those movies that endlessly played on cable and late night T.V. during the mid to late 80's (god I miss those days). It was real cheesy and extremely hokey ( I like 'em like that) and it showcases the talents of one of my favorite cheese actors William Shatner (he sure made a lot of these movies). His mugging and posturing in front of the camera has to be seen to be believed. A brief synopsis, a family of homesteaders move out into the wild. wild, west and encounter more than they bargain for.

Harmless fun for all ages. If it ever comes on the idiot box watch it but I wouldn't go out of my way to get a copy.

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