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Fighting Kentuckian, The (1949)  link to Fighting Kentuckian, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1431

poster Fighting Kentuckian, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.5/10 (2616 votes)

Country: USA, 100 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure, War, Western, Romance

Director(s): George Waggner

Video Codec: Unknown

Following Napoleon's Waterloo defeat and the exile of his officers and their families from France, the U.S.Congress, in 1817, granted four townships in the Alabama territory to the exiles. Led by Colonel Georges Geraud and General Paul DeMarchand, the struggling settlers have made a thriving community, called Demopolis, by the summer of 1819. On a shopping trip to Mobile, Fleurette DeMarchand, the General's daughter, meets John Breen, a Kentucky rifleman, who detours his regiment through Demopolis to court her. But Fleurette, despite her wish to marry for love, must bow to the needs of her fellow exiles, who are at the mercy of the rich and wealthy Blake Randolph, and who wants her as his bride. But John Breen has no intention of allowing that to happen, resigns from his regiment, and takes up the fight against Randolph and his hirelings.



photo John Wayne John Wayne John Breen
photo Vera Ralston Vera Ralston Fleurette De Marchand
photo Philip Dorn Philip Dorn Col. Georges Geraud
photo Oliver Hardy Oliver Hardy Willie Paine
photo Marie Windsor Marie Windsor Ann Logan

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3