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A haunted, hardened guide leads a wagon train through Oregon territory, pitting himself against Indians, the wilderness and a former comrade-turned-hijacker.

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Available on Running time 91 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Westerns, Director/Star Teams: Mann & Stewart, Wagon Train, A River Runs Through the Plot
James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Rock Hudson, Harry (Henry) Morgan, Royal Dano
Anthony Mann
Aaron Rosenberg

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Bend of the River
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Bend of the River released in 1952 with a running time of 91 minutes. James Stewart (plays Glyn McLyntock) and Arthur Kennedy (plays Emerson Cole) star in this fun western movie in Bend of the River. Glyn McLyntock and his friend Emerson Cole travel by wagon to lead settlers west from Missouri to the Oregon territory. On their way back they stop in a town where there’s gold mining going on. Will Emerson try to make a profit with the gold? Will they be able to get the food back to the settlers?