The Legend of Tom Dooley (1959)
This film is based on the popular folk song "Tom Dooley." Tom (Michael Landon) and his two Confederate Army companions ambush a Yankee stagecoach and kill two Union soldiers. Unaware the war is over, they become fugitives wanted for murder. Trying to escape to the South with his Northern girlfriend, Tom is persued by authorities and captured, leading to his demise as depicted in the song sung by The Kingston Trio.
as Tom Dooley
as Country Boy
as Charlie Grayson
as Doc Henry
as The Kid
as Confederate Soldier
as 1st Old Maid
as 2nd Old Maid
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