“Duel in the Sun” quotes

Movie Duel in the Sun
King Vidor, David O. Selznick, Josef von Sternberg directed this movie in 1946
Title Duel in the Sun
Year 1946
Directors King Vidor, Otto Brower, William Dieterle, Sidney Franklin, William Cameron Menzies, David O. Selznick, Josef von Sternberg
Genre Drama, Romance, Western
Plot – Pearl Chevez, a girl with an impetuous temper, flees the village where she was born and tries to make a new life for herself in Texas because her father was arrested for killing his wife and her lover. In Texas, she is welcomed by Laura Bell, wife of Jackson McCanles, a senator who is in a wheelchair after getting shot. The couple has two sons: Lewton, cynical and resourceful, and Jesse, shy and courteous. The girl’s presence creates conflict within the family, because both the boys are in love with her. Pearl falls in love with Lewton but he murders two people and then flees to avoid getting arrested. The girl, left alone, tries to find a way to get to him and get revenge.
All actors – Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Gregory Peck, Lionel Barrymore, Herbert Marshall, Lillian Gish, Walter Huston, Charles Bickford, Harry Carey, Joan Tetzel, Tilly Losch, Butterfly McQueen, Scott McKay, Otto Kruger, Sidney Blackmer, Charles Dingle, , Griff Barnett, Hank Bell, Edward Biby, Johnny Bond, Lovyss Bradley, Nora Bush, Lane Chandler, George Chung, Tex Cooper, Frank Cordell, Tom Daly, Dice, Tom Dillon, Steve Dunhill, Slim Gaut, Si Jenks, Carmencita Johnson, Jack Kenny, Victor Kilian, Ann Kunde, Kermit Maynard, Francis McDonald, Robert McKenzie, Robert Milasch, Lee Phelps, Rose Plumer, Bob Reeves, Bert Roach, Allen D. Sewall, Lucile Sewall, Lloyd Shaw, Al Taylor, Orson Welles, Dan White, Guy Wilkerson, Hank Worden
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