Tumbleweeds
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Tumbleweeds marked silent-screen cowboy legend William S. Hart's return to the screen after a long absence, and it was also his swan song, as Hart's brand of individualism and moody morality gave way to the more action-oriented films of Tom Mix and the epic westerns of The Covered Wagon and The Iron Horse. Tumbleweeds takes place in 1899 when the Cherokee Strip was opened up to homesteaders. When that happens, Don Carver (Hart), the range boss for the Box K Ranch, finds himself out of work. Carver falls in love with Molly Lassiter (Barbara Bedford), the daughter of one of the families… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The film is remarkable for several reasons, foremost among them the awe-inspiring spectacle of greed in action that is the land rush."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
"... more realistic portrayals remain more in tune with modern day anti-heroes than the more popular cowboy heroes that appeared on screen before the advent of John Wayne"
‑ John A. Nesbit, Old School Reviews
"The film was well-received by the public and the critics."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Superior western and a key film in Hart's filmography."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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