Ordeal by Fire (1957)

"Ordeal By Fire" brings to life the biggest wildfire in North American history and reveals what it means to us today, when the people of America are still figuring out how their federal ... See full summary »

Director:

Rudolph Cartier (uncredited)

Writer:

Herman Closson

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Sellars ... Françoise de Gaillemarde
Robert Eddison ... King Charles VII
Patrick Troughton ... La Hire
Peter Wyngarde ... Jerome Taillard
Beatrice Campbell Beatrice Campbell ... Martine
Reginald Barratt Reginald Barratt ... Garvais
Brenda Bennett Brenda Bennett ... Jacquotte
John McCarthy John McCarthy
Ronald Radd ... Robechon
Andre Van Gyseghem Andre Van Gyseghem ... Marquis de Saint-Avare
Michael Hawkins Michael Hawkins ... Mirecourt
Julian Sherrier ... Buquet
Allan McClelland Allan McClelland ... Boissacq
John Longden ... De La Fayette
Christopher Rhodes Christopher Rhodes ... La Coulterie
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"Ordeal By Fire" brings to life the biggest wildfire in North American history and reveals what it means to us today, when the people of America are still figuring out how their federal government should manage and protect federal lands. It also explores how 21st century frontier technologies and people are coping with each other and with the ancient cycles of fire in a harsh yet beautiful land.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 October 1957 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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