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The Oregon Trail (1936 film)

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6.2/10 Alchetron

Director  Scott Pembroke
Genres  Western, Black-and-white
Country  United States
6/10 IMDb

Production  Monogram Pictures
Language  English
The Oregon Trail (1936 film) movie poster
Release date  January 18, 1936 (1936-01-18)
Writer  Jack Natteford (screenplay), Lindsley Parsons (story), Robert Emmett Tansey (story)
Cast  John Wayne (Capt John Delmont), Ann Rutherford (Anne Ridgeley), Joseph W. Girard (Col. Delmont), Yakima Canutt (Tom Richards), Ben Hendricks Jr. (Major Harris), Fern Emmett (Minnie)
Similar movies  Related Scott Pembroke movies

The Oregon Trail is a 1936 American Western film starring John Wayne. The film is a lost film with no known prints remaining. In 2013 forty still photographs from the film were found by a collector.



John Wayne plays retired army captain John Delmont, who discovers from his father's journal that he was left to die by a renegade, and vows to hunt down the killer.


  • John Wayne as Capt John Delmont
  • Ann Rutherford as Anne Ridgeley
  • Joseph W. Girard as Col. Delmont
  • Yakima Canutt as Tom Richards
  • Frank Rice as Red
  • E. H. Calvert as Jim Ridgeley
  • Ben Hendricks Jr. as Maj. Harris
  • Harry Harvey as Tim
  • Fern Emmett as Minnie
  • Jack Rutherford as Benton
  • Marian Ferrell as Sis
  • Roland Ray as Markey
  • Gino Corrado as Forrenza
  • Edward LeSaint as Gen. Ferguson
  • Octavio Giraud as Don Miguel
  • References

    The Oregon Trail (1936 film) Wikipedia
    The Oregon Trail (1936 film) IMDb The Oregon Trail (1936 film)