The Fighting Kentuckian

The Fighting Kentuckian

John Wayne
Director: George Waggner Cast: John Wayne
John Wayne
, Vera Ralston
Vera Ralston
, Philip Dorn
Philip Dorn
George Waggner

DVD (Remastered / B&W)

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Set shortly after the Battle of New Orleans, the film casts John Wayne as John Breen, a Kentucky trooper making the long journey homeward with his confreres. Breen becomes involved with a plan by robber baron Blake Randolph (John Howard) to deprive hundreds of French army refugees of land granted to them by an Act of Congress. Championing the cause of the refugees, Breen does his best to defeat Randolph and his minions--and to prevent the villain's marriage to Fleurette De Marchand (Vera Ralston), the daughter of a former French general (Hugo Haas). Oliver Hardy makes a rare appearance sans Stan Laurel as Wayne's pugnacious, philosophical sidekick Willie Payne.

Product Details

Release Date: 09/24/2013
UPC: 0887090073509
Original Release: 1949
Rating: NR
Source: Olive Films
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [B&W]
Time: 1:40:00
Sales rank: 6,967

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Wayne John Breen
Vera Ralston Fleurette DeMarchand
Philip Dorn Col. Georges Geraud
Oliver Hardy Willie Paine
Marie Windsor Ann Logan
Hugo Haas Gen. Paul DeMarchand
John Howard Blake Randolph
Grant Withers George Hayden
Odette Myrtil Mme. DeMarchand
Paul Fix Beau Merritt
Mae Marsh Sister Hattie
Jack Pennick Capt. Dan Carroll
Mickey Simpson Jacques, the wrestler
Fred Graham Carter Ward
Sam Harris Fleurette's Dancing Partner
Crystal White Friend
Hank Worden Announcer of Wrestling Contest
Charles Cane Knox Brown, band leader
Cliff Lyons Driver
Chuck Roberson Militiaman
Bob Morgan Stunts

Technical Credits
George Waggner Director,Screenwriter
George Antheil Score Composer
Don L. Cash Makeup
Lee Garmes Cinematographer
Cecil Holland Makeup
Theodore Lydecker Special Effects
Howard Lydecker Special Effects
Bob Mark Makeup
Webb Overlander Makeup
Adele Palmer Costumes/Costume Designer
James Sullivan Art Director
Richard Van Enger Editor
John Wayne Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Fighting Kentuckian
1. Chapter 1 [:00]
2. Chapter 2 [14:24]
3. Chapter 3 [13:25]
4. Chapter 4 [16:00]
5. Chapter 5 [10:28]
6. Chapter 6 [8:31]
7. Chapter 7 [9:25]
8. Chapter 8 [10:32]
9. Chapter 9 [17:30]

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