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The Plainsman (1936)

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113 min | Biography, History, Romance

Wild Bill Hickok attempts to stop an Indian uprising that was started by white gun-runners.
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Writers
Waldemar Young (screen play) | Harold Lamb (screen play) | Lynn Riggs (screen play) | Jeanie Macpherson (material compiled by) (as Jeanie Mac Pherson) & 2 more
Cinematographer
Victor Milner (photographed by)
Editor
Anne Bauchens (edited by)
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Budget
$1,000,000
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Release date
Nov 16, 1936 (United States)

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127 cast members
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Gary Cooper
Wild Bill Hickok Wild Bill Hickok   See fewer
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Jean Arthur
Calamity Jane Calamity Jane   See fewer
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James Ellison
Buffalo Bill Cody Buffalo Bill Cody   See fewer
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Charles Bickford
John Lattimer John Lattimer   See fewer
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Helen Burgess
Louisa Cody Louisa Cody   See fewer
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Porter Hall
Jack McCall Jack McCall   See fewer
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Paul Harvey
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Victor Varconi
Painted Horse Painted Horse   See fewer
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John Miljan
Gen. George A. Custer Gen. George A. Custer   See fewer
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Frank McGlynn Sr.
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Granville Bates
Van Ellyn Van Ellyn   See fewer
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Frank Albertson
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Purnell Pratt
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Fred Kohler
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Pat Moriarity
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Harry Woods
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Anthony Quinn
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Francis McDonald
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George MacQuarrie
Gen. Merritt Gen. Merritt   See fewer
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George 'Gabby' Hayes
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Richard Alexander
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6.9 / 10 | 1,833 votes