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Duel in the Sun (1946)

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129 min | Drama, Romance, Western

Beautiful half-breed Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between her sons, one good and the other bad.
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David O. Selznick (screenplay) | Niven Busch (suggested by a novel by) | Oliver H.P. Garrett (adaptation)
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$8,000,000
Gross (US & Canada)
$20,408,163
Gross (World)
$20,428,771
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Release date
Dec 29, 1946 (United States)

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52 cast members
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Jennifer Jones
Pearl Chavez Pearl Chavez   See fewer
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Joseph Cotten
Jesse McCanles Jesse McCanles   See fewer
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Gregory Peck
Lewton 'Lewt' McCanles Lewton 'Lewt' McCanles   See fewer
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Lionel Barrymore
Sen. Jackson McCanles Sen. Jackson McCanles   See fewer
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Herbert Marshall
Scott Chavez Scott Chavez   See fewer
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Lillian Gish
Laura Belle McCanles Laura Belle McCanles   See fewer
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Walter Huston
The Sinkiller The Sinkiller   See fewer
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Charles Bickford
Sam Pierce Sam Pierce   See fewer
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Harry Carey
Lem Smoot Lem Smoot   See fewer
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Joan Tetzel
Helen Langford Helen Langford   See fewer
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Tilly Losch
Mrs. Chavez Mrs. Chavez   See fewer
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Otto Kruger
Mr. Langford Mr. Langford   See fewer
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Sidney Blackmer
The Lover The Lover   See fewer
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Charles Dingle
Sheriff Hardy Sheriff Hardy   See fewer
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Griff Barnett
The Bordertown Jailer (uncredited) The Bordertown Jailer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Bell
McCanles Ranch Hand (uncredited) McCanles Ranch Hand (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Biby
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Johnny Bond
Cowhand at Barbecue (uncredited) Cowhand at Barbecue (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lovyss Bradley
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Nora Bush
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Lane Chandler
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George Chung
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Tex Cooper
Square Dancer (uncredited) Square Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Cordell
Sid (uncredited) Sid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Daly
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dice
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Tom Dillon
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Steve Dunhill
Jake (uncredited) Jake (uncredited)   See fewer
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Slim Gaut
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Si Jenks
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Carmencita Johnson
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Jack Kenny
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Victor Kilian
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Ann Kunde
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Kermit Maynard
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Francis McDonald
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Robert McKenzie
Bartender Zeke (uncredited) Bartender Zeke (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Milasch
Barfly (uncredited) Barfly (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
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Rose Plumer
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Bob Reeves
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Roach
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Allen D. Sewall
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Lucile Sewall
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Lloyd Shaw
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Al Taylor
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Orson Welles
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Dan White
Ed, the Wrangler (uncredited) Ed, the Wrangler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Wilkerson
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6.9 / 10 | 7,394 votes