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Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans
5-DVD Box Set
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HAWKEYE AND AND THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS
5-DVD BOX SET. ALL 39 EPISODES, FULLY RESTORED. WITH OPTIONAL SUBTITLES.
Year: 1957. Black & White. Approx running time: 16.5 hours. (NORMAL PRICE: £30)
Cast: John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr., Bill Walsh, Juan Root, Leonard Ontkean, John Vernon, Peter Humphreys, Daryl Masters, Hugh Watson, Fred Euringer, Arch McDonnell and many more.
This popular 1957 TV series starred John Hart as Nat Cutler (aka “Hawkeye”) and Lon Chaney Jr as Chingachgook, the last member of the Mohican tribe. John Hart had played the Lone Ranger, as well as acting in many westerns. Lon Chaney Jr., the son of Lon Chaney, featured alongside Gene Autry in The Singing Cowboy (1936), and made many films. The series portrayed frontier America with rugged settlers carving out new lives in the wilderness.
DARN GOOD WESTERNS
WEST OF THE PECOS
Year: 1945. Black & White. Approx running time: 66 mins.
Cast: Robert Mitchum, Barbara Hale and Richard Martin.
Col. Lambeth travels to his Texas hacienda, with daughter Rill. They witness the killing of a stagecoach driver, blamed on Pecos Smith. Rill and Smith fall in love, initiating war.
Year: 1947. Black & White.Approx running time: 60 minutes.
Cast: Tim Holt, Martha Hyer and Richard Martin.
Returning to his Arizona homestead, Marvin Hayden lands in the middle of a feud between the Haydens and the Jorths, both families accusing the other of murder.
UNDER THE TONTO RIM
Year: 1947. Black & White. Approx running time: 60 minutes.
Cast: Tim Holt, Nan Leslie and Richard Martin.
Brad Canfield’s stagecoach company, is constantly targeted by bandits. When the gang kills one of the drivers, Canfield must take matters into his own hands.