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California Gold Rush (1981)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 100 min | Family, Western

Author Bret Harte relates the story of the discovery of gold in California at Sutter's Mill, and how that discovery changed the history of the west forever.
Director
Jack Hively (as Jack B. Hively)
Writers
Thomas C. Chapman | Bret Harte (stories The Luck of Roaring Camp and The Outcasts of Poker Flats) | Roy London
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Updated Jul 30, 1981

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Jul 30, 1981 (United States)

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29 cast members
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John Dehner
Captain John Sutter Captain John Sutter   See fewer
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Henry Jones
Joe Gillis Joe Gillis   See fewer
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Gene Evans
Sam Brannon Sam Brannon   See fewer
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Ken Curtis
Kentuck Kentuck   See fewer
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Victor Mohica
Joaquin Murieta Joaquin Murieta   See fewer
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Robert Hays
Bret Harte (Narrator) Bret Harte (Narrator)   See fewer
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Cliff Osmond
Harry Love Harry Love   See fewer
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Don Haggerty
Jake Brown Jake Brown   See fewer
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Henry Kendrick
C.C. Smith (as Henry Max Kendrick) C.C. Smith (as Henry Max Kendrick)   See fewer
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Bill Zuckert
Parson Parson   See fewer
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Tim Bailey
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John Bishop
Thomas (as John G. Bishop) Thomas (as John G. Bishop)   See fewer
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Don Casto
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Don Gomes
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James Lyle Strong
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Scott Wilkinson
Russ Kincaid (hired gun) Russ Kincaid (hired gun)   See fewer
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Dan Rogers
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Alan Meyer
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Ratings Breakdown

5.7 / 10 | 16 votes