Classic Western Round-Up, Vol. 1
One-time desperadoes Fred MacMurray and Jack Oakie go straight and join "The Texas Rangers" (1936) in their fight to uphold the law in Lone Star territory. When one of their former partners continues his outlaw ways, MacMurray and Oakie are called on to catch him. Lloyd Nolan, Jean Peter co-star. Next, the Oregon Territory of the 1850s is the setting for a bitter rivalry between scout-turned-general store owner Dana Andrews and crooked banker Brian Donlevy--a rivalry that intensifies when beautiful Susan Hayward comes between them--in "Canyon Passage" (1946). Audie Murphy stars as a young Jesse James, who becomes the protege of notorious outlaw William Quantrill (Donlevy) before making history as leader of his own gang, in "Kansas Raiders" (1950). With Marguerite Chapman, Tony Curtis. And, in his fir st starring role, Rock Hudson plays famed frontier badman John Wesley Hardin in director Raoul Walsh's well-crafted western biodrama "The Lawless Breed" (1953). Julia Adams, John McIntyre and Lee Van Cleef also star. 6 hrs. total on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), French; theatrical trailers.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Sound, Best Song ("Ole Buttermilk Sky")
- Ray Enright, Jacques Tourneur, King Vidor, Raoul Walsh
- Black & White / Color
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Audie Murphy, Rock Hudson, Fred MacMurray, Dana Andrews, Brian Donlevy, Jack Oakie, Julia Adams, Marguerite Chapman, Mary Castle, Jean Parker, Susan Hayward, Scott Brady, Patricia Roc, Lloyd Nolan, John McIntire, Edward Ellis, Ward Bond, Hugh O'Brian, Tony Curtis, Bennie Bartlett, Hoagy Carmichael, Richard Arlen, Dennis Weaver, Richard Long, Forrest Lewis... More