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The Lusty Men (1952)

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113 min | Action, Drama, Sport

Retired rodeo champion Jeff McCloud agrees to mentor novice rodeo contestant Wes Merritt against the wishes of Merritt's wife who fears the dangers of this rough sport.
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Horace McCoy (written for the screen by) | David Dortort (written for the screen by) | Claude Stanush (suggested by a story by)
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Updated Oct 1, 1952

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Oct 24, 1952 (United States)

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Susan Hayward
Louise Merritt Louise Merritt   See fewer
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Robert Mitchum
Jeff McCloud Jeff McCloud   See fewer
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Arthur Kennedy
Wes Merritt Wes Merritt   See fewer
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Arthur Hunnicutt
Booker Davis Booker Davis   See fewer
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Frank Faylen
Al Dawson Al Dawson   See fewer
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Walter Coy
Buster Burgess Buster Burgess   See fewer
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Carol Nugent
Rusty Davis Rusty Davis   See fewer
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Maria Hart
Rosemary Maddox Rosemary Maddox   See fewer
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Lorna Thayer
Grace Burgess Grace Burgess   See fewer
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Burt Mustin
Jeremiah Watrus Jeremiah Watrus   See fewer
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Karen Randle
Ginny Logan (as Karen King) Ginny Logan (as Karen King)   See fewer
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Jimmie Dodd
Red Logan Red Logan   See fewer
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Emile Avery
Cowboy at Knife Fight (uncredited) Cowboy at Knife Fight (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Blaine
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hazel Boyne
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Bray
Fritz (uncredited) Fritz (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Bucko
Rodeo Official (uncredited) Rodeo Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Bucko
Rodeo Official (uncredited) Rodeo Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Burrows
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Jane Carey
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lane Chandler
4th Rodeo Announcer (voice) (uncredited) 4th Rodeo Announcer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Flint
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Folkerson
Rodeo Cowboy (uncredited) Rodeo Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Glenn
Cook (uncredited) Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chick Hannan
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Happy
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Riley Hill
Hoag - Ranch Hand (uncredited) Hoag - Ranch Hand (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alice Kirby
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Monte Carlo Club Manager (uncredited) Monte Carlo Club Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Matts
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Mitchum
Jack Nemo (uncredited) Jack Nemo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dennis Moore
Cashier (uncredited) Cashier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nancy Moore
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fox O'Callahan
Rodeo Official (uncredited) Rodeo Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Phillips
Rodeo Official (uncredited) Rodeo Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marshall Reed
Jim-Bob Tyler (uncredited) Jim-Bob Tyler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Reeves
Rodeo Official (uncredited) Rodeo Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chuck Roberson
Cowboy (uncredited) Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Saraydar
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Rocky Shahan
Cowboy at Knife Fight (uncredited) Cowboy at Knife Fight (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Sherwood
Veterinarian (uncredited) Veterinarian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glenn Strange
Rig Ferris - Foreman (uncredited) Rig Ferris - Foreman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jean Stratton
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Tornek
Rodeo Spectator (uncredited) Rodeo Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Volkie
Slicker (uncredited) Slicker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dan White
Rodeo Announcer #1 (uncredited) Rodeo Announcer #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chili Williams
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sheb Wooley
Gambler with Buster (uncredited) Gambler with Buster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Yarnell
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7.5 / 10 | 1,989 votes