Escort West (1959)

Escort West (1959)

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This trite, low-budget Western stars Victor Mature as Ben Lassiter, a former Confederate soldier who is traveling to the Western U.S. with his daughter, Abbey (Reba Waters), just after the Civil War. Their journey is interrupted by a group of Union soldiers on patrol and the recent war casts its shadow over this encounter. Beth Drury (Elaine Stewart) is riding along with the group of Union soldiers and soon she and Lassiter become romantically entangled. Throw in her rabid anti-Confederate sister and a few hostile Native Americans, and the story is complete with the usual characters and antagonisms.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Action & Adventure , Art House & International , Classics , Western , Romance
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Written By:
In Theaters:
 wide
On DVD:
Runtime:
Studio:
United Artists

Cast

Slim Pickens
as Wheeler
Elaine Stewart
as Beth Drury
Victor Mature
as Ben Lassiter
Faith Domergue
as Martha Drury
Ken Curtis
as Burch
Rex Ingram
as Nelson
John Hubbard
as Lt. Weeks
Leo Gordon
as Vogel
William Ching
as Capt. Poole
Noah Beery Jr.
as Jamison
Chuck Hayward
as Indian
Claire Du Brey
as Mrs. Fenniman
Syd Saylor
as Elwood
Reba Waters
as Abbey Lassiter
X. Brands
as Tago
Sid Saylor
as Elwood
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Critic Reviews for Escort West

All Critics (2)

A tolerable low-budget B Western.

Full Review… | March 26, 2007
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

...surprisingly thrilling action sequences...

Full Review… | October 29, 2006
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Audience Reviews for Escort West

½

It's a B western but as these things go a rather good one.

jay nixon
jay nixon

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