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Wagon Master

Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

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Poetic story of a pioneering Mormon community. Forced out of Crystal City, a group of Mormons head westward in search of the promised land. The journey is treacherous, and two footloose horse traders are persuaded to 'give the Lord a hand' and guide them across the desert. On the trail, the wagon train encounters travelling entertainers, fugitive gunfighters and Native Americans. Show less


Travis Blue:
Ben Johnson
Joanne Dru
Elder Wiggs:
Ward Bond
Uncle Shiloh Clegg:
Charles Kemper
Dr A Locksley Hall:
Alan Mowbray
Sister Ledyard:
Jane Darwell
Fleuretty Phyffe:
Ruth Clifford
Adam Perkins:
Russell Simpson
Prudence Perkins:
Kathleen O'Malley
John Ford


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