Pursued (1947)

In this western noir, a rancher falls in love with his adopted sister.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1947
DVD Release Date: January 21, 2003
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Richard von Busack

Raoul Walsh's Pursued is a different animal-a noir-Western with Freudian underpinnings.

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Dennis Schwartz
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A splendid turn of the century classic western.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Outstanding "noir" western with odd psychological overtones.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Unusual combination of Western and film noir crime thriller.

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Flixster Audience Score: 81% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
A little on the wacky side of logic but fine direction and an excellent cast put it over.
Walter M.
"Pursued" opens with Jeb Rand(Robert Mitchum) at an abandoned ranch in New Mexico around the turn of the century, explaining to Thorley(Teresa Wright)… More
Stephen M
A veteran of numerous decent <I>films noirs</I> and westerns (even by 1947), Robert Mitchum was the perfect choice of lead for a western utilising… More
xGary Xx
Robert Mitchum plays a rancher who has been stalked since childhood by a one armed man with a grudge, without ever knowing why.The themes of twisted psychology,… More