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Dark Command (2000, original release: 1940)


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Published: Santa Monica, Calif. : Distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, [2000]
Series: John Wayne collection.
Edition:  Fullscreen version
Description:  1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0782011195,
Language:  English

Based on the novel The dark command / by W.R. Burnett

DVD release of the 1940 motion picture

Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Walter Pidgeon, Roy Rogers, George Hayes, Marjorie Main

Set in pre-Civil War Lawrence, Kansas where tensions about slavery ran high, this film tells a fictionalized version of the story of the raider William Clarke Quantrill. Bob Seton runs for Federal Marshall of Kansas and defeats William Cantrell. Cantrell responds by stealing Seton's girl and manipulating her into marrying him. Seton later exposes Cantrell and his band of guerillas who have been raiding both Union and Confederate lines


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Quantrill, William Clarke, -- 1837-1865 -- Drama.
Outlaws -- Drama. -- History -- 19th century -- Kansas
United States marshals -- Drama. -- History -- 19th century
Kansas -- Drama. -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Western films.
Feature films.
Added--06/3 advd

Additional Credits:
Walsh, Raoul, 1887-1980.
Siegel, Sol C., 1903-1982.
Jones, Grover, 1893-1940.
Houser, Lionel, 1908-1949.
Herbert, F. Hugh 1897-1958. (Frederick Hugh),
Trevor, Claire, 1910-2000.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979.
Pidgeon, Walter, 1897-1984.
Rogers, Roy, 1911-1998.
Hayes, George, 1885-1969.
Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975.
Burnett, W. R. 1899-1982. (William Riley),
Republic Pictures Corporation.
Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)

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