The Shepherd of the Hills(Movie, 1941)

| 1h 38min | Genres: Western, Drama, Romance / Love
The Shepherd of the HillsRating: 3.3/5 (with 1818 votes)
The Shepherd of the Hills is a 1941 American drama film starring John Wayne, Betty Field and Harry Carey. The supporting cast includes Beulah Bondi, Ward Bond, Marjorie Main and John Qualen. The picture was Wayne's first film in Technicolor and was based on the novel of the same name by Harold Bell Wright. The director was Henry Hathaway, who directed several other Wayne films including True Grit almost three decades later. The story was filmed previously in the silent era by author Wright himself in 1919, released on State Rights basis. It was filmed again, in The Shepherd of the Hills (1928 film), starring Molly O'Day at First National Pictu... ()
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About The Shepherd of the Hills

Young Matt Masters, an Ozark Mountains moonshiner, hates the father he has never seen, who apparently deserted Matt's mother and left her to die. His obsession contributes to the hatred rampant in the mountains. However, the arrival of a stranger, Daniel Howitt, begins to positively affect the mountain people, who learn to shed their hatred under his gentle influence.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: Harold Bell Wright
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 8 languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/18/1941
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Prisonnier de la Haine"
"Destino de sangre"
Keywords: moonshine, hate, fight

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:119163, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/24/2021