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The Overland Express (1938)

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55 min | Crime, Romance, Western

It's 1861 and Buck gets the business men of Sacramento to establish the Pony express. Hawley runs the stage line over the same route and has the U. S. mail contract. When it looks like the Pony Express will be awarded the mail contract, he...See moreIt's 1861 and Buck gets the business men of Sacramento to establish the Pony express. Hawley runs the stage line over the same route and has the U. S. mail contract. When it looks like the Pony Express will be awarded the mail contract, he gives guns to the Indians and has them attack both the riders and the stations. Written by Maurice VanAuken See less
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Writer
Monroe Shaff (original screenplay)
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Updated Apr 11, 1938

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Apr 11, 1938 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Buck Jones
Buck Dawson Buck Dawson   See fewer
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Marjorie Reynolds
Jean Greeley Jean Greeley   See fewer
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Carlyle Moore Jr.
Tom Furness (as Carlyle Moore) Tom Furness (as Carlyle Moore)   See fewer
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Maston Williams
Bill Hawley (as Matson Williams) Bill Hawley (as Matson Williams)   See fewer
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William Arnold
Henry Furness Henry Furness   See fewer
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Lew Kelly
Fred Greeley Fred Greeley   See fewer
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Bud Osborne
Overland Wilson Overland Wilson   See fewer
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Ben Taggart
Postal Agent Adams Postal Agent Adams   See fewer
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Gene Alsace
Sammy Doubleday (uncredited) Sammy Doubleday (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Corbett
Deadeye (uncredited) Deadeye (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom B. Forman
Pete (uncredited) Pete (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Mason
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Monte Montague
Pat (uncredited) Pat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Matty Roubert
Express Rider (uncredited) Express Rider (uncredited)   See fewer
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Silver
Silver, Buck's horse (uncredited) Silver, Buck's horse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Wells
Pony Express Rider (uncredited) Pony Express Rider (uncredited)   See fewer
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Blackie Whiteford
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Woodward
Express Rider (uncredited) Express Rider (uncredited)   See fewer
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