The Hanging Tree(Movie, 1959)

1h 47min | Genre: Western
The Hanging TreeRating: 3.3/5 (with 16 votes)
The Hanging Tree is a 1959 Technicolor Western film directed by Delmer Daves, based on the novelette, The Hanging Tree, written by Dorothy M. Johnson in 1957. Karl Malden took over directing duties for several days when Daves fell ill. The film stars Gary Cooper, Maria Schell, George C. Scott and Malden and is set in the gold fields of Montana during the gold rush of the 1860s and '70s. The story follows a doctor who saves a criminal from a lynch mob, then learns of the man's past and tries to manipulate him. The film was the first one for Gary Cooper's Baroda Productions company. This marked the first film for Scott. He and Malden later teamed for 1970's Patton, for which Scott won an Academy Award. ()
Movie poster of The Hanging Tree

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 48min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 48min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

About The Hanging Tree

Character study of a Doctor who saves a local criminal from a mob who are trying to hang him, but then tries to control the life of the young man, realising that he can exploit his secret.

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Trailer for The Hanging Tree + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer(Trailer, 2:44)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Montana
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 11 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/13/1959
Producer: Richard Shepherd
Screenwriter: Wendell Mayes
Film Editor: Owen Marks
Director of Photography: Ted McCord
Composer: Jerry Livingston
Costume designer: Marjorie Best
Keywords: criminal, doctor, hanging
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

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