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A Distant Trumpet


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The feature film starring
Troy Donahue , Suzanne Pleshette Diane McBain , James Gregory
Newly-commissioned US Cavalry Lt Matthew Hazard is posted to a desolate outpost on the Mexican border.
Screenplay by JOHN TWIST, based on the novel by PAUL HORGAN
Directed by RAOUL WALSH. Films: page 105


Unknown: Troy Donahue
Unknown: Suzanne Pleshette
Unknown: Diane McBain
Unknown: James Gregory
Novel By: Paul Horgan
Produced By: William H. Wright
Directed By: Raoul Walsh.
Second Lt Matthew Hazard: Troy Donahue
Kitty Mainwaring: Suzanne Pleshette
Laura Greenleaf: Diane McBain
Gen Alexander Quait: James Gregory
Lt Mainwaring: William Reynolds
Seeley Jones: Claude Akins
Capt Gray: Judson Pratt
Major Hiram Prescott: Bartlett Robinson
Cranshaw: Bobby Bare
Slattery: Richard X Slattery
Sgt Kroger: Larry Ward
Secretary of War: Kent Smith

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