Lure of the Wilderness (1952)

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Set in the early 1900s, this drama centers on a man who flees to a remote swamp with his daughter to hide for eight years after he is falsely accused of murder. One day a hunter stumbles on to their hideout. In a panic, father and son hold him captive until he swears to help them earn enough money to hire a decent attorney. This is a remake of Swamp Water.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Action & Adventure , Drama , Mystery & Suspense , Romance
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In Theaters:
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Runtime:
Studio:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation

Cast

Jeffrey Hunter
as Ben Tyler
Walter Brennan
as Jim Harper
Jean Peters
as Laurie Harper
Tom Tully
as Zack Tyler
Harry Shannon
as Pat McGowan
Will Wright
as Sheriff Brink
Jack Elam
as Dave Longden
Harry Carter
as Ned Tyler
Pat Hogan
as Harry Longden
Al Thompson
as Shep Rigby
Robert Adler
as Will Stone
Sherman Sanders
as Square Dance Caller
Robert Karnes
as Jack Doran
Walter Taylor
as Sheriff Jepson
Ted Jordan
as Young Man
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