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The Desperate Trail (1994)

R
Video | 93 min | Action, Crime, Drama

After years of suffering under her beating husband, Sarah decides to no longer take any humiliation or battery, and kills him. For that, Marshal Speakes, her father-in-law, sentences her to the gallows. During a failed hold-up on the coach...See moreAfter years of suffering under her beating husband, Sarah decides to no longer take any humiliation or battery, and kills him. For that, Marshal Speakes, her father-in-law, sentences her to the gallows. During a failed hold-up on the coach, she escapes, but Jack Cooper manages to snatch away the transported twenty-five hundred dollars from her, which she would have needed to start a new life. So she follows him to get it back. Soon they have to team up against the Marshal, who wants her dead so badly, he doesn't mind breaking the law. Written by Tom Zoerner See less
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Brad Krevoy | Steven Stabler (as Steve Stabler)
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Updated Oct 31, 1994

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Dec 28, 1994 (United States)
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31 cast members
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Sam Elliott
Marshall Bill Speakes Marshall Bill Speakes   See fewer
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Craig Sheffer
Jack Cooper Jack Cooper   See fewer
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Linda Fiorentino
Sarah O'Rourke Sarah O'Rourke   See fewer
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Frank Whaley
Walter Cooper Walter Cooper   See fewer
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John Furlong
Zeb Hollister Zeb Hollister   See fewer
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Robin Westphal
Mamie Hollister Mamie Hollister   See fewer
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Boots Southerland
Scar Face Leader Scar Face Leader   See fewer
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Joey Hamlin
Laughing Boy Killer Laughing Boy Killer   See fewer
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Daniel O'Haco
Happy (as Danny O'Haco) Happy (as Danny O'Haco)   See fewer
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Bradley Whitford
Tommy Donnelly Tommy Donnelly   See fewer
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R.L. Tolbert
Lean Poker Player Lean Poker Player   See fewer
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P.J. Pesce
Scared Mustachioed Cowboy Scared Mustachioed Cowboy   See fewer
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Peter Gregory
Dry Goods Clerk Dry Goods Clerk   See fewer
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George Cook
Swedish Farmer Swedish Farmer   See fewer
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Andrea Camarena-Lindsay
Katrin (as Andrea Camarena Lindsay) Katrin (as Andrea Camarena Lindsay)   See fewer
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Jerry Gardner
Sheriff Whitaker Sheriff Whitaker   See fewer
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Sam Gauny
Wells Fargo Clerk Wells Fargo Clerk   See fewer
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Wally Welch
Sanchez Sanchez   See fewer
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Tom Berto
Stage Driver Stage Driver   See fewer
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Ramon Frank
Shotgun Shotgun   See fewer
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Jeff O'Haco
Frenchy Frenchy   See fewer
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Jon Maldonado
Marvin Marvin   See fewer
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Malissa Feruzzi
Kate Jessie Kate Jessie   See fewer
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Cecile Krevoy
Con Woman in Saloon Con Woman in Saloon   See fewer
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Gretchen Becker
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Joe Bernier
Rough Cowboy / Gunfighter (uncredited) Rough Cowboy / Gunfighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 658 votes