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Tall in the Saddle (29-Sep-1944)

Director: Edwin L. Marin

Writers: Michael Hogan; Paul Fix; Gordon Ray Young

Music by: Roy Webb

Producer: Robert Fellows

Keywords: Western

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ward Bond
9-Apr-1903 5-Nov-1960 Wagon Train
Paul Fix
13-Mar-1901 14-Oct-1983 Marshal Torrance on The Rifleman
Raymond Hatton
7-Jul-1887 21-Oct-1971 Prolific character actor
Gabby Hayes
7-May-1885 9-Feb-1969 Don't Fence Me In
Audrey Long
14-Apr-1922 19-Sep-2014 Born to Kill
Ella Raines
6-Aug-1920 30-May-1988 Hail the Conquering Hero
Elisabeth Risdon
26-Apr-1887 20-Dec-1958 The Roaring Twenties
John Wayne
26-May-1907 11-Jun-1979 The Duke
Harry Woods
5-May-1889 28-Dec-1968 Perpetual Hollywood villain


John Wayne   ...   Rocklin
Ella Raines   ...   Arly Harolday
Ward Bond   ...   Judge Garvey
Gabby Hayes   ...   Dave
Audrey Long   ...   Clara Cardell
Elisabeth Risdon   ...   Miss Martin
Don Douglas   ...   Mr. Harolday
Paul Fix   ...   Bob Clews
Russell Wade   ...   Clint Harolday
Emory Parnell   ...   Sheriff Jackson
Raymond Hatton   ...   Zeke
Harry Woods   ...   George Clews


Review by cliff richardson (posted on 30-Aug-2007)

John Wayne plays "Rocklin", and is on his way for a forman's job with Red Cardell. The townsfolk in the community are covering secrets. JW seems no to know that Red was murdered. He rides in with a distant relative, her aunt and a crabby old stage diver, "Gabby Hayes". Paul Fix, and Ward Bond also star in this film. I own a copy of the film and enjoy watchng it over and over. I feel it is as well made film as there is. There is mystery, drama, fist fights, and gun duels enough to satisfy most all Western movie fans.

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