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The Big Trail (1930)

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125 min | Adventure, Western, Romance

Breck Coleman leads hundreds of settlers in covered wagons from the Mississippi River to their destiny out West.
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Lucien N. Andriot (photographed by) (as Lucien Andriot) | Arthur Edeson (photography)
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$2,000,000
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Release date
Nov 1, 1930 (United States)
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40 cast members
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Breck Coleman Breck Coleman   See fewer
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Marguerite Churchill
Ruth Cameron Ruth Cameron   See fewer
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Tyrone Power Sr.
Red Flack (as Tyrone Power) Red Flack (as Tyrone Power)   See fewer
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David Rollins
Dave Cameron Dave Cameron   See fewer
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Frederick Burton
Pa Bascom Pa Bascom   See fewer
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Ian Keith
Bill Thorpe Bill Thorpe   See fewer
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Louise Carver
Gus's mother-in-law Gus's mother-in-law   See fewer
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Victor Adamson
Wagon Train Man (uncredited) Wagon Train Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Bacon
Pioneer (uncredited) Pioneer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chief John Big Tree
Indian (uncredited) Indian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ward Bond
Sid Bascom (uncredited) Sid Bascom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nino Cochise
Indian (uncredited) Indian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Iron Eyes Cody
Indian (uncredited) Indian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Coleman
Wrangler (uncredited) Wrangler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Curtis
Pioneer (uncredited) Pioneer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emslie Emerson
Sairey (uncredited) Sairey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alphonse Ethier
Marshal (uncredited) Marshal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dannie Mac Grant
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Marcia Harris
Mrs. Riggs (uncredited) Mrs. Riggs (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marilyn Harris
Pioneer Girl (uncredited) Pioneer Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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DeWitt Jennings
Boat Captain Hollister (uncredited) Boat Captain Hollister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marjorie Leet
Mildred Riggs (uncredited) Mildred Riggs (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marion Lessing
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William V. Mong
Wellmore (uncredited) Wellmore (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pete Morrison
Wrangler (uncredited) Wrangler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dodo Newton
Abigail Vance (uncredited) Abigail Vance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Padjan
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Helen Parrish
Honey Girl Cameron (uncredited) Honey Girl Cameron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Parrish
Pioneer Boy (uncredited) Pioneer Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Peabody
Bill Gillis (uncredited) Bill Gillis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Powell
Windy Bill (uncredited) Windy Bill (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Rainboth
Ohio Man (uncredited) Ohio Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Apache Bill Russell
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Lucile Sewall
Pioneer Girl (uncredited) Pioneer Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Andy Shuford
Ohio Man's Son (uncredited) Ohio Man's Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gertrude Van Lent
Sister from Missouri (uncredited) Sister from Missouri (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Van Lent
Sister from Missouri (uncredited) Sister from Missouri (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 3,038 votes