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River's End (1940)

Passed
69 min | Action, Drama, Western

Convicted murderer John Keith (Dennis Morgan), escapes from his guards, and is pursued by Sergeant Conniston (Dennis Morgan, of the Royal Canadian Mouted Police. After a two year hunt, Conniston almost dies of the cold and is rescued by ...See moreConvicted murderer John Keith (Dennis Morgan), escapes from his guards, and is pursued by Sergeant Conniston (Dennis Morgan, of the Royal Canadian Mouted Police. After a two year hunt, Conniston almost dies of the cold and is rescued by Keith. Before he dies, Keith convinces him he is innocent of the crime for which he has been convicted, and Conniston insists that Keith, who bears nearly an identical resemblance to the Mountie, put on his uniform and pretend he is Conniston and go to River's End and prove his innocence. Written by Les Adams See less
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Director
Writers
James Oliver Curwood (novel "The River's End") | Barry Trivers (screenplay) | Bertram Millhauser (screenplay)
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Updated Aug 10, 1940

Release date
Aug 10, 1940 (United States)

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25 cast members
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Dennis Morgan
John Keith / Sgt. Derry Conniston John Keith / Sgt. Derry Conniston   See fewer
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Elizabeth Inglis
Linda Conniston (as Elizabeth Earl) Linda Conniston (as Elizabeth Earl)   See fewer
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George Tobias
Andrew (Andy) Dijon Andrew (Andy) Dijon   See fewer
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Victor Jory
Norman Talbot Norman Talbot   See fewer
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James Stephenson
Insp. McDowell Insp. McDowell   See fewer
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Steffi Duna
Cheeta Cheeta   See fewer
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Edward Pawley
Frank Crandell Frank Crandell   See fewer
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John Ridgely
Constable Jeffers Constable Jeffers   See fewer
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Frank Wilcox
Constable Kentish Constable Kentish   See fewer
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Gilbert Emery
Justice Justice   See fewer
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Stuart Robertson
Sgt. Cruze Sgt. Cruze   See fewer
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Glen Cavender
Bartender in Saloon (uncredited) Bartender in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stuart Holmes
Jury Foreman (uncredited) Jury Foreman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milton Kibbee
Man in Saloon (uncredited) Man in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Mason
Juror / Man at Dance (uncredited) Juror / Man at Dance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Barn Dance Bartender (uncredited) Barn Dance Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Courtroom Spectator / Saloon Fighter (uncredited) Courtroom Spectator / Saloon Fighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
The Turnkey (uncredited) The Turnkey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Panzer
Man Attending to Horse / Man in Courtroom (uncredited) Man Attending to Horse / Man in Courtroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cliff Saum
Bathing Miner (uncredited) Bathing Miner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sailor Vincent
Man in Saloon (uncredited) Man in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo White
Barber / Man at Dance (uncredited) Barber / Man at Dance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Wilson
Square-Dance Caller / Man in Courtroom (uncredited) Square-Dance Caller / Man in Courtroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Wise
Attorney (uncredited) Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 109 votes