Best Adventure Movies of 1947


Mickey and the Beanstalk

7.6/10 IMDB

A mysterious thief has stolen the prosperous Happy Valley's most prized possession: the musical Singing Harp. Can Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find the answer in the irritable Willie the Giant's magnificent castle up in the blue sky?

Starring: Walt Disney, Clarence Nash, Pinto Colvig, Sterling Holloway, Billy Gilbert, Anita Gordon, Paul Frees ..
Directed by: Hamilton Luske, William Roberts
Release date: 1947-09-27
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Golden Earrings

Golden Earrings

6.6/10 IMDB

A British colonel escapes from the Gestapo to the Black Forest and poses as a Gypsy's mate.

Starring: Ray Milland, Marlene Dietrich, Murvyn Vye, Bruce Lester, Dennis Hoey, Quentin Reynolds, Reinhold Schünzel, Ivan Triesault, Hermine Sterler, Leo Schlesinger ..
Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
Release date: 1947-08-27

Angel and the Badman

6.8/10 IMDB

Notorious shootist and womanizer Quirt Evans' horse collapses as he passes a Quaker family's home. Quirt has been wounded, and the kindly family takes him in to nurse him back to health against the advice of others. The handsome Evans quickly attracts the affections of their beautiful daughter, Penelope. He develops an affection for the family and their faith, but his troubled past follows him.

Starring: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey, Bruce Cabot, Irene Rich, Lee Dixon, Stephen Grant, Tom Powers, Paul Hurst, Olin Howland ..
Directed by: James Edward Grant
Release date: 1947-02-15


6.8/10 IMDB

England, 1763. After being convicted of a crime, the young and beautiful Abigail Hale agrees, to escape the gallows, to serve fourteen years as a slave in the colony of Virginia, whose inhabitants begin to hear and fear the sinister song of the threatening drums of war that resound in the wild Ohio valley.

Starring: Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Howard Da Silva, Boris Karloff, Cecil Kellaway, Ward Bond, Virginia Campbell, Katherine DeMille, Henry Wilcoxon, C. Aubrey Smith ..
Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
Release date: 1947-10-10
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Hue and Cry

Hue and Cry

6.7/10 IMDB

A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week, unknown to writer and printer. The first of the Ealing comedies.

Starring: Alastair Sim, Harry Fowler, Jack Warner, Jack Lambert, Valerie White, Joan Dowling, Douglas Barr ..
Directed by: Charles Crichton
Release date: 1947-02-01

Green Dolphin Street

6.8/10 IMDB

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William fall in love. Marguerite's sister, Marianne, also loves William. Timothy, a lowly carpenter, secretly loves Marianne. He kills a man in a fight, and Edmund helps him flee to New Zealand. William deserts inadvertently from the navy, and also flees in disgrace to New Zealand, where he and Timothy start a profitable business. One night, drunk, William writes Octavius, demanding his daughter's hand; but, being drunk, he asks for the wrong sister.

Starring: Lana Turner, Van Heflin, Donna Reed, Richard Hart, Frank Morgan, Edmund Gwenn, May Whitty, Reginald Owen, Gladys Cooper, Moyna MacGill ..
Directed by: Victor Saville
Release date: 1947-01-15

Sinbad the Sailor

6.2/10 IMDB

Daredevil sailor Sinbad embarks on a voyage across the Seven Seas to find the lost riches of Alexander the Great. His first stop is the port of Basra, where his ship is seized and scheduled for auction. In his attempt to win it back, he befriends beautiful concubine Shireen. But when her master, the nefarious Emir, calls her back to duty, Sinbad must interrupt his adventure to save the "Jewel of Persia."

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Anthony Quinn, George Tobias, Jane Greer, Mike Mazurki, Sheldon Leonard, Alan Napier, John Miljan ..
Directed by: Richard Wallace
Release date: 1947-01-13

Tarzan and the Huntress

6.1/10 IMDB

A shortage of zoo animals after World War II brings beautiful animal trainer Tanya, her financial backer and her cruel trail boss to the jungle. After negotiating a quota with the native king, they take more animals than allowed. Tarzan intervenes.

Starring: Johnny Weissmüller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield, Patricia Morison, Barton MacLane, John Warburton, Charles Trowbridge, Ted Hecht, Wallace Scott, Georges Renavent ..
Directed by: Kurt Neumann
Release date: 1947-04-05
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Macomber Affair

The Macomber Affair

6.6/10 IMDB

A big-game hunter takes a rich American couple on an African safari. Film adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber".

Starring: Gregory Peck, Joan Bennett, Robert Preston, Reginald Denny, Jean Gillie, Carl Harbord, Frederick Worlock, Vernon Downing, Earl Smith, Darby Jones ..
Directed by: Zoltan Korda
Release date: 1947-04-20
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Riff-Raff


6.8/10 IMDB

A private detective foils the plans of villains attempting to take over Panamanian oilfields when he hides a valuable map in plain sight.

Starring: Pat O’Brien, Anne Jeffreys, Walter Slezak, Percy Kilbride, Jerome Cowan, George Givot, Jason Robards Sr., Marc Krah, Robert Andersen, Ernest Anderson ..
Directed by: Ted Tetzlaff
Release date: 1947-06-28
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Mighty McGurk

The Mighty McGurk

6.2/10 IMDB

A retired prizefighter becomes the unlikely guardian of a young orphan recently arrived in the United States. Director John Waters' 1946 period comedy, set in New York's Bowery, stars Wallace Beery, Dean Stockwell, Aline MacMahon, Edward Arnold, Cameron Mitchell, Dorothy Patrick, Aubrey Mather, Clinton Sundberg, Milton Parsons, Morris Ankrum and Oliver Blake.

Starring: Wallace Beery, Dean Stockwell, Edward Arnold, Aline MacMahon, Cameron Mitchell, Dorothy Patrick, Morris Ankrum, Clinton Sundberg, Tom Kennedy, Guy Stockwell ..
Directed by: John Waters
Release date: 1947-01-02
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Exile

The Exile

6.7/10 IMDB

In 17th-century England, Charles II, the rightful heir to the kingdom, is driven from his country by militants working for rogue leader Oliver Cromwell. Charles ends up in the Netherlands, where he falls for local beauty Katie and spends his days happily in the quiet countryside. Unfortunately, Cromwell's associate Col. Ingram and his men track Charles down, and the would-be monarch must resort to swashbuckling his way to freedom.

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Rita Corday, Maria Montez, Henry Daniell, Nigel Bruce, Robert Coote, Milton Owen, Otto Waldis, Eldon Gorst, Milton Owen ..
Directed by: Max Ophüls
Release date: 1947-10-17


6.5/10 IMDB

After the war, Matt Gordon returns to Singapore to retrieve a fortune in smuggled pearls. Arrived, he reminisces in flashback about his prewar fiancée, alluring Linda, and her disappearance during the Japanese attack. But now Linda resurfaces...with amnesia and married to rich planter Van Leyden. Meanwhile, sinister fence Mauribus schemes to get Matt's pearls.

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Ava Gardner, Roland Culver, Richard Haydn, Spring Byington, Thomas Gomez, Porter Hall, George Lloyd, Maylia, Holmes Herbert ..
Directed by: John Brahm
Release date: 1947-08-13

Song of Scheherazade

6.4/10 IMDB

A beautiful cabaret dancer inspires composer Rimsky-Korsakov.

Starring: Yvonne De Carlo, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Brian Donlevy, Eve Arden, Phillip Reed, John Qualen, Elena Verdugo, Richard Lane, George Dolenz, Terry Kilburn ..
Directed by: Walter Reisch
Release date: 1947-02-26
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Seven Were Saved

Seven Were Saved

5.8/10 IMDB

A nurse is taking an amnesia victim, who was imprisoned by the Japanese during WW II, to the United States in a plane piloted by Richard Denning. The passengers include a Japanese colonel on his way to Manila to face war-crime charges, and a couple who were married on the day they were liberated from a Japanese prison camp. During the flight, the colonel breaks away from his guards, causes the plane to go out of control, and it crashes into the sea. The survivors get into a rubber boat and go through a minor-league version of "Lifeboat, with no Alfred Hitchcock sightings, until Air-Sea Rescue pilot Jim Willis rides to the rescue.

Starring: Richard Denning, Catherine Craig, Russell Hayden, Ann Doran, Richard Loo, Byron Barr, Don Castle, George Tyne, Keith Richards, John Eldredge ..
Directed by: William H. Pine
Release date: 1947-03-28
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Man Within

The Man Within

6.3/10 IMDB

A man goes on the run from hardened smugglers.

Starring: Richard Attenborough, Michael Redgrave, Joan Greenwood, Jean Kent, Francis L. Sullivan, Felix Aylmer, Ronald Shiner, Basil Sydney, Ernest Thesiger, Allan Jeayes ..
Directed by: Bernard Knowles
Release date: 1947-05-19
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Bush Christmas

Bush Christmas

6.2/10 IMDB

In Australia, five children pursue horse thieves through the mountains.

Starring: Chips Rafferty, John Fernside, Helen Grieve, Nicky Yardley, Stan Tolhurst, Pat Penny, Thelma Grigg, Morris Unicomb, Michael Yardley, Neza Saunders ..
Directed by: Ralph Smart
Release date: 1947-07-28
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Gas House Kids Go West

Gas House Kids Go West

5.5/10 IMDB

The second of three "Bowery Boys" rip-offs produced by bargain-basement Producers Releasing Corporation.

Starring: Emory Parnell, Chili Williams, Vince Barnett, William Wright, Lela Bliss, Ronn Marvin, Ray Dolciame, Carl Switzer, Benny Bartlett, Rudy Wissler ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1947-06-12
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Jassy


6.4/10 IMDB

In 19th century England, Jassy is a young Gypsy girl blessed with the gift of second sight. Pursued by superstitious villagers, she is rescued by the son of the owner of Mordelaine, a vast stately home. Unfortunately, his father's drinking and gambling threaten the very ownership of the house. Despite her humble origins as a servant girl, Jassy must try to use her talents to climb the social ladder and save Mordelaine for the man whom she loves.

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Patricia Roc, Dennis Price, Basil Sydney, Dermot Walsh, Esma Cannon, Cathleen Nesbitt, Linden Travers, Nora Swinburne, Ernest Thesiger ..
Directed by: Bernard Knowles
Release date: 1947-08-13
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Untamed Fury

Untamed Fury

5.7/10 IMDB

The swamp folk of the deep Okefenokee live a brutal primitive life untouched by modern times - they support themselves by hunting alligators and selling them to the outside world. Jeff returns home from college with an engineering degree and dreams of bringing modern medical care and education to the swamps. He is immediately confronted by his old boyhood rival, "Gator-Bait" Blair, who thinks things are just fine the way the are. "Gator" whips the ignorant locals into a frenzy of fear and resistance. When Jeff is unintimidated by their threats, Blair sets out to stop his plans once and for all - with a rifle.

Starring: Steve Pendleton, Mikel Conrad, Leigh Whipper, Mary Conwell, Althea Murphy, Jack Rutherford, Charles Keane, Rodman Bruce, Paul Savage, E.G. Marshall ..
Directed by: Ewing Scott
Release date: 1947-03-22
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Las inquietudes de Shanti-Andía

Las inquietudes de Shanti-Andía

5.9/10 IMDB

Shanti Andía, a veteran sailor, puts together the fragments of a personal diary that he has written through years of tribulations: his childhood in the Basque Country, his youth in the lands of Cádiz, and his many adventures and misadventures as a ship captain.

Starring: Jorge Mistral, Josita Hernán, Manuel Luna, Jesús Tordesillas, Milagros Leal ..
Directed by: Arturo Ruiz Castillo
Release date: 1947-02-03
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Jungle Flight

Jungle Flight

5.6/10 IMDB

Kelly Jordan and Andy Melton are former AAF fliers operating a cargo service over the South American mountain ranges in order to get enough money to return to Texas and buy a commercial line.

Starring: Robert Lowery, Ann Savage, Barton MacLane, Douglas Fowley, Douglas Blackley, Curt Bois, Duncan Renaldo, Lorin Raker ..
Directed by: Sam Newfield
Release date: 1947-08-22
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Heaven Only Knows

Heaven Only Knows

6.6/10 IMDB

Also released as Montana Mike, Heaven Only Knows is an offbeat western with fantasy overtones. Hard-bitten gambling boss Brian Donlevy rules his frontier community with brawn and bullets. To his dismay, Donlevy discovers that he has a guardian angel (Robert Cummings), who shows up in the guise of an Eastern tenderfoot. The angel has been sent from Above to save Donlevy's soul, and to that end encourages the one-time villain to squire a minister's daughter (Jorja Curtwright) rather than his usual dance-hall girls. Donlevy is also given tips on winning against his enemies without resorting to gunplay. The gambler finally redeems himself with Heaven by rescuing the angel from a lynch mob (how can you lynch an angel?) Heaven Only Knows deserves an "E" for Effort for bringing a fresh twist to the venerable western genre.

Starring: Robert Cummings, Brian Donlevy, Marjorie Reynolds, Jorja Curtright, Bill Goodwin, John Litel, Stuart Erwin, Gerald Mohr, Edgar Kennedy, Lurene Tuttle ..
Directed by: Albert S. Rogell
Release date: 1947-09-12
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Trespasser

The Trespasser

6.1/10 IMDB

Stevie Carson, a newspaper reporter, and Danny Butler, the "morgue" manager on the same newspaper, set out to track down the killer of a colleague, a book-reviewer who was involved with a group of rare book forgers and whose sister has been convinced her editor-fiance, Bill Monroe, killed him.

Starring: Dale Evans, Warren Douglas, Janet Martin, Douglas Fowley, Adele Mara, Gregory Gaye, Grant Withers, William Bakewell, Vince Barnett, Francis Pierlot ..
Directed by: George Blair
Release date: 1947-07-03
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Intrigue


5.8/10 IMDB

Dishonorably discharged from the Army Air Corps, Brad Dunham (George Raft) disconsolately decides to try his luck with Shanghai's postwar black market. Teaming with the treacherous Tamara Baranoff (June Havoc), Dunham prospers in his newly-found illicit profession, much to the dismay of his best friend, reporter Mark Andrews (Tom Tully). When Tamara has the troublesome Andrews murdered, Dunham realizes the folly of his behavior and works overtime to squash the black market for good and all.

Starring: George Raft, June Havoc, Helena Carter, Tom Tully, Marvin Miller, Dan Seymour, Jay C. Flippen, Philip Ahn, Charles Lane, Marc Krah ..
Directed by: Edwin L. Marin
Release date: 1947-12-06
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Yankee Fakir

Yankee Fakir

5.7/10 IMDB

A medicine show pitchman investigates a small town murder in Arizona.

Starring: Douglas Fowley, Joan Woodbury, Clem Bevans, Frank Reicher, Ransom M. Sherman, Marc Lawrence, Walter Soderling, Eula Guy, Elspeth Dudgeon, Tom Bernard ..
Directed by: W. Lee Wilder
Release date: 1947-04-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Bush Pilot

Bush Pilot

5.2/10 IMDB

Two pilots, who happen to be half-brothers, compete for the same girl as well as the same air cargo assignment.

Starring: Jack La Rue, Rochelle Hudson, Austin Willis, Frank Perry, Joseph Carr, Florence Kennedy, Louise Campbell ..
Directed by: Sterling Campbell
Release date: 1947-06-07
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Bells of San Angelo

Bells of San Angelo

5.6/10 IMDB

Gridley is mining silver from an old Mexican mine and bringing it into the USA thru a passage into his worthless mine. Border guard Rogers suspects Gridley and finally finds the secret entrance to the Mexican mine. He sends Lee Madison for help only to have her captured by Gridley. Trigger brings help that takes care of Gridley's men and now Roy has to rescue Madison.

Starring: Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Andy Devine, John McGuire, Olaf Hytten, Fritz Leiber, Hank Patterson, Fred 'Snowflake' Toones, Eddie Acuff, David Sharpe ..
Directed by: William Witney
Release date: 1947-04-15
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Pirates of Monterey

Pirates of Monterey

5.7/10 IMDB

A woman journeys to Spanish California to marry a Spanish officer, but on the way she meets and falls in love with an American adventurer who is part of a movement to overthrow the Spanish in California.

Starring: Maria Montez, Rod Cameron, Mikhail Rasumny, Phillip Reed, Gilbert Roland, Gale Sondergaard, Tamara Shayne, Robert Warwick, Michael Raffetto, Neyle Morrow ..
Directed by: Alfred L. Werker
Release date: 1947-12-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Web of Danger

Web of Danger

5.9/10 IMDB

Ernie Reardon, the superintendent, and Bill O'Hara, the foreman, of a construction company crew working on a bridge to a remote valley, are constantly quarreling over small and minor matter, especially when it comes to Peg Mallory, whom both men are romancing and Peg enjoys the attention. Thed work is suspended when a worker is killed, but a flood is approaching and the valley citizens are in dire straits unless the bridge is completed - in a hurry.

Starring: Adele Mara, Bill Kennedy, Damian O'Flynn, Richard Loo, Victor Sen Yung, Roy Barcroft, William Hall, J. Farrell MacDonald, Archie Twitchell, Edward Gargan ..
Directed by: Philip Ford
Release date: 1947-06-10
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Adventure Island

Adventure Island

4.6/10 IMDB

Travelers find themselves marooned on an island with a maniacal self-made ruler.

Starring: Rhonda Fleming, Rory Calhoun, Paul Kelly, Alan Napier, John Abbott, Douglas Spencer, Val Carlo, Iris Bynam, Julian Rivero ..
Directed by: Sam Newfield
Release date: 1947-08-13
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Queen of the Amazons

Queen of the Amazons

3.7/10 IMDB

Jean Preston is determined to find her fiancée, Greg Jones, who went on a safari and didn’t come back when expected. She travels to Akbar, India with Greg’s father, Colonel Jones, Wayne Monroe and the Professor. She asks about Jones at the front desk of the hotel where she stays.

Starring: Robert Lowery, Patricia Morison, J. Edward Bromberg, John Miljan, Amira Moustafa, Keith Richards, Bruce Edwards, Wilson Benge, Jack George, Cay Forester ..
Directed by: Edward Finney
Release date: 1947-01-15
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Bulldog Drummond at Bay

Bulldog Drummond at Bay

6.6/10 IMDB

"Bulldog" Drummond is vacationing in his country home in England, and his house if rifled by two thieves. After they leave he finds a card marked with some mysterious letters. Doris Meredith comes by the next day, pretending her car has broken down. Drummond knows better but plays along with her. Drummond calls Scotland Yard Inspector Holmes, and is informed that some of the letters comprise the code-name for a Yard-man who disappeared while carrying some diamonds from France to England. Doris tells Drummond the man is her brother. Drummond uses a decoy to lure the thieves out of hiding, but they adduct Doris.

Starring: Ron Randell, Anita Louise, Patrick O'Moore, Terry Kilburn, Holmes Herbert, Lester Matthews, Leonard Mudie ..
Directed by: Sidney Salkow
Release date: 1947-05-15
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : King of the Bandits

King of the Bandits

6.1/10 IMDB

Traveling north into Arizona, Cisco finds that someone committing robberies has been impersonating him and he is a wanted man. After retrieving some of the stolen loot, he is caught with it in his posession and put in the guard house. A friend whose life he recently saved beaks him out and Cisco heads out to find the impersonator and clear himself.

Starring: Gilbert Roland, Angela Greene, Chris-Pin Martin, Anthony Warde, Laura Treadwell, William Bakewell, Rory Mallinson, Pat Goldin, Cathy Carter, Boyd Irwin ..
Directed by: Christy Cabanne
Release date: 1947-11-07

The Son of Rusty

6.2/10 IMDB

The fourth film in Columbia's "Rusty" series is a lecture against gossiping. A young army veteran comes to town, and Danny and his friends learn that he had spent time in a military stockade for an infraction of a regulation. Danny's friends spread the story all over town. The seriousness of the minor infraction grows with each telling. As a sidebar, Rusty finds a mate and becomes a father.

Starring: Ted Donaldson, Stephen Dunne, Tom Powers, Ann Doran, Thurston Hall, Matt Willis, Rudy Robles, Rusty ..
Directed by: Lew Landers
Release date: 1947-08-07
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Brick Bradford

Brick Bradford

5.8/10 IMDB

Brick Bradford, soldier-of-fortune and time-machine traveler, is hired to protect the Interceptor Ray, an anti-guided missile weapon. His task takes him to the Moon, where he is captured by subjects of Queen Khana, but is spared because Queen Khana kinda likes him. Back on earth, Brick, Sandy and June get into The Time To (Brick's spinning time-machine) and spin back to the 18th Century where they have to fight off pirates and island natives.

Starring: Kane Richmond, Rick Vallin, Linda Leighton, Pierre Watkin, Charles Quigley, John Hart, Carol Forman, Helene Stanley ..
Directed by: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Thomas Carr
Release date: 1947-12-18
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Crime Doctor's Gamble

The Crime Doctor's Gamble

5.7/10 IMDB

While visiting France, a criminal psychologist tries to clear a disturbed young man of his father's murder.

Starring: Warner Baxter, Micheline Cheirel, Roger Dann, Steven Geray, Marcel Journet, Eduardo Ciannelli, Maurice Marsac, Henri Letondal, Bernard DeRoux ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1947-11-27
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Born to Speed

Born to Speed

5.3/10 IMDB

The romantic, dangerous and fast-paced world of professional midget auto racing provides the backdrop for this dramatic tale of a young driver who decides to follow in his late father's footsteps and win the big race.

Starring: Johnny Sands, Vivian Austin, Don Castle, Frank Orth, Geraldine Wall, Joe Haworth ..
Directed by: Edward L. Cahn
Release date: 1947-01-12
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Slave Girl

Slave Girl

5.2/10 IMDB

Tongue-in-cheek adventure tale of an American attempting to free sailors held as hostages and becoming involved in middle-East tribal wars.

Starring: Yvonne De Carlo, George Brent, Broderick Crawford, Albert Dekker, Lois Collier, Andy Devine, Arthur Treacher, Carl Esmond, Dan Seymour, Philip Van Zandt ..
Directed by: Charles Lamont
Release date: 1947-07-17
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Blonde Savage

Blonde Savage

4.8/10 IMDB

An expedition into the deep jungle discovers a native tribe led by a tall white blonde woman.

Starring: Gale Sherwood, Leif Erickson, Frank Jenks, Douglass Dumbrille, Veda Ann Borg, Matt Willis, Ernest Whitman, Alex Frazer, James Logan, Eve Whitney ..
Directed by: Steve Sekely
Release date: 1947-11-22

På besøg hos Kong Tingeling

0.0/10 IMDB

Visiting the fairyland with King Tingeling. There is a guard parade and the king plays with fun things and eats a lot of cakes. Finally, there are party fireworks.

Directed by: Jørgen Roos, Albert Mertz
Release date: 1947-07-15
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : The Prairie

The Prairie

6.0/10 IMDB

The Prairie is set at the time of the Louisiana Purchase. Hoping to find their destiny in the new territory, the Bush Family heads southward in a covered wagon. Sharing the family's numerous dangers and hardships are Ellen Wade (Lenore Aubert), sole survivor of an Indian attack, and army mapmaker Paul Hover (Alan Baxter). Cousins Abiram (Russ Vincent) and Asa (Jack Mitchum) duke it out over Ellen's affections

Starring: Lenore Aubert, Alan Baxter, Russ Vincent, John Mitchum, Charles Evans, Edna Holland, Chief Thundercloud, Fred Coby, William Murphy, David Gerber ..
Directed by: Frank Wisbar
Release date: 1947-11-27
Best Adventure Movies of 1947 : Meet Me at Dawn

Meet Me at Dawn

5.6/10 IMDB

A young man makes his living in Paris in 1900 by fighting duels on behalf of other parties. He is hired to injure a leading politician and starts to get involved with a girl he uses to provoke the challenge. One newspaper, hostile to the politician, headlines the story of the impending duel asking who this Madame X is. Problem is, she is in fact the daughter of the paper's proprietor if only he knew it.

Starring: William Eythe, Stanley Holloway, Hazel Court, Margaret Rutherford ..
Directed by: Thornton Freeland
Release date: 1947-02-17

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