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Verfolgt (1947)  link to Verfolgt on IMDb  

Nummer: 16

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7,3/10 (2263 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: Pursued

Land: USA, 101 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romanze, Thriller, Krieg, Western

Regisseur: Raoul Walsh

After his family is murdered in the 1880s, orphan Jeb Rand is raised by the Callum family on their nearby horse ranch. He remains haunted by this childhood trauma in a recurring nightmare of flashing spurs and confinement inside a trap door as his family is slaughtered. Widow Callum does her best to make Jeb feel loved as he is growing up, but the young man stubbornly maintains a sense of his own identity. While he has great affection for his foster-sister Thor, his relationship with her brother Adam is tenuous at best, especially when Jeb blames him for shooting a colt that he was riding. Although Mrs. Callum blames the incident on deer hunters, she is aware that the it was actually the attempted murder of the youngster by her brother-in-law Grant, a shadowy figure who, for vague reasons, is determined to harm Jeb. Jeb loses a coin flip with Adam, and becomes the designated family volunteer to fight in the Spanish-American War. Jeb returns a hero, but does not find happiness. ...


Teresa Wright Thor Callum
Robert Mitchum Jeb Rand

Medium: Unbekannt,

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