Thunder Over the Plains (1953)

Thunder Over the Plains (1953)

Thunder Over the Plains





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Randolph Scott is as strong and silent as ever in Thunder Over the Plains. The scene is Texas, in the years just following the Civil War. Carpetbaggers have taken hold of the Texas government and imposed a near-dictatorship, hiding behind the legal protection of the Union Army of Occupation. Though his heart belongs to Dixie, Captain David Porter (Scott) is honor-bound to uphold the law of the land, even though it protects criminals and persecutes the innocent. Eventually, Porter reveals his … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Romance
Directed By:
Written By: Russell S. Hughes
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Warner Bros.


as Captain David Porter

as Norah Porter

as Captain Bill Hodges

as Kirby

as Ben Westman

as Lt. Col. Chandler

as Balfour

as Faraday

as Conrad

as Sgt. Shaw

as Lt. Williams

as Henley

as Walter Morgan

as Jurgens

as Auctioneer

as Auctioneer

as Hodges' Sergeant

as Standish

as Cotton Loader

as Westman Henchman
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Provides characters with more depth than usually found in this genre.

Full Review… | April 12, 2011
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