The River

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In this film, Charlie Farrell is cast as virile outdoorsman Allen John Pender, while Mary Duncan co-stars as Pender's haughty society sweetheart Rosalee. At first, Rosalee is resistant to Pender's Spartan lifestyle, but he wins her over by singing a thrilling romantic ballad.


Charles Farrell
as Allen John Spender
Mary Duncan
as Rosalee
Ivan Linow
as Sam Thompson
Margaret Mann
as Widow Thompson
Bert Woodruff
as The Miller

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  • Much of the distinctive feeling of the film can be attributed to Harry Oliver's amazing set design, and to the way Borzage and cinematographer Ernest Palmer photograph the ravine that is the setting for most of the film's exteriors.

    Oct 12, 2018 | Full Review…

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