The Call of the Wild
The Call of the Wild (1935)

In this loose adaptation of Jack London's classic story, the role of Buck the dog is diminished, and the main focus shifts to the romance between prospector Jack Thornton and Claire, a young bride who is abandoned in a cabin by her… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 9, 1935
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James Plath
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Jack London's The Call of the Wild has been a difficult book to adapt to film, but this William Wellman-directed entry is still the best. It's probably one of the more interesting films from the first half of the '30s.

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I watched this American adventure film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Clark Gable, Loretta Young, and Jack Oakie, before and decided to revisit it… More