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Shep Comes Home (1948)

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60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Little Larry Havens, whose father died in WWII, runs away from home to keep from being separated from "Shep," his father's dog. In Arizona, he is befriended by a kindly Mexican, Manuel Ortiz, who he is able to repay in time, with the aid ...See moreLittle Larry Havens, whose father died in WWII, runs away from home to keep from being separated from "Shep," his father's dog. In Arizona, he is befriended by a kindly Mexican, Manuel Ortiz, who he is able to repay in time, with the aid of Sheriff "Cap" Weatherby, when Ortiz is suspected of crimes committed by local gangsters. "Shep" is instrumental in saving Ortiz from a lynching, and Larry, "Shep" and Ortiz all find a home with a couple they have befriended. Written by Les Adams See less
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Director
Writers
Ford Beebe (original screenplay) | Carl K. Hittleman (story idea) (as Carl Hittleman)
Producer
Cinematographer
Ernest Miller (photographed by)
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Updated Dec 3, 1948

Release date
Dec 3, 1948 (United States)

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14 cast members
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Robert Lowery
Mark Folger Mark Folger   See fewer
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Billy Kimbley
Larry Havens Larry Havens   See fewer
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Martin Garralaga
Manuel Ortiz Manuel Ortiz   See fewer
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Margia Dean
Martha Langley Martha Langley   See fewer
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Sheldon Leonard
'Swifty' Lewis 'Swifty' Lewis   See fewer
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Michael Whalen
'Chance' Martin 'Chance' Martin   See fewer
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J. Farrell MacDonald
Sheriff Cap Weatherby Sheriff Cap Weatherby   See fewer
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Lyle Talbot
Dr. Wilson Dr. Wilson   See fewer
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Frank Jenks
The Iceman The Iceman   See fewer
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Edna Holland
Mrs. Fleming Mrs. Fleming   See fewer
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Matt Willis
George George   See fewer
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Ben Erway
Mr. Gardner Mr. Gardner   See fewer
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Howard Gould
Big man Big man   See fewer
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Shep, Larry's Dog Shep, Larry's Dog   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 13 votes