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Western Union

on BBC Two England

starring Robert Young Randolph Scott The year is 1861: Western Union is constructing the Omaha-Salt Lake City stretch of what is to be the first transcontinental telegraph system in the US. Opposition to the telegraph comes not only from Sioux
Indians but also from a group of renegade Southerners. This ZANE GREY story, a strictly traditional western, was directed by Fritz Lang , the greatest of the European directors who made the transition to Hollywood in the 1930s.
Screenplay by ROBERT CARSON Associate producer HARRY JOE BROWN
Directed by FRITZ LANG
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Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Young
Unknown:
Randolph Scott
Directed By:
Fritz Lang
Unknown:
Robert Carson
Producer:
Harry Joe Brown
Directed By:
Fritz Lang
Richard Blake:
Robert Young
Vance Shaw:
Randolph Scott
Edward Creighton:
Dean Jagger
Sue Creighton:
Virginia Gilmore
Doc Murdoch:
John Carradine
Herman:
Slim Summerville
Homer:
Chill Wills
Jack Slade:
Barton MacLane
Governor:
Russell Hicks
Charlie:
Victor Kilian
Pat Grogan:
Minor Watson
Herb:
George Chandler
Chief Spotted Horse:
Chief Big Tree
Indian leader:
Chief Thundercloud

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