GenreAction, Romance, Western ProducerHarry Joe Brown CountryUnited States
Release dateApril 1, 1951 (1951-04-01) Based onSanta Fe, The Railroad That Built an Empire
by James Vance Marshall WriterKenneth Gamet (screenplay), James Vance Marshall (novel), Louis Stevens (story) CastRandolph Scott (Britt Canfield), Janis Carter (Judith Chandler), Peter M. Thompson (Tom Canfield), John Archer (Clint Canfield), Warner Anderson (Dave Baxter), Roy Roberts (Cole Sanders) Similar moviesBlazing Saddles, Chato's Land, The Ox-Bow Incident, Jesse James, Night Passage, Posse
Santa fe 1951
Santa Fe is a 1951 Technicolor western film directed by Irving Pichel and starring Randolph Scott. The film is based on the novel Santa Fe by James Vance Marshall.
In the years following the Civil War, Britt Canfield (Randolph Scott), one of four ex-Confederate brothers, heads west for a new life. Britt accepts a job with the Santa Fe Railroad, whilst his three brothers find themselves on the wrong side of the law. Britt is eventually obliged to bring his brothers to justice, but the real man behind their criminal activities is gambling boss Cole Sanders (Roy Roberts).