Santa Fe Trail
Santa Fe Trail (1940)

This western is a simplistic retelling of the John Brown legend. The events leading up to the bloody confrontation between Brown and the US Army at Harper's Ferry, Virginia, are treated in an even-handed fashion: Brown's desire to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1940
DVD Release Date: February 10, 1999
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Louis Proyect

Racist and reactionary tripe whose closest relative is "Gone with the Wind".

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Steve Crum

Rousing John Brown story is really worth it with Reagan and Flynn.

Dennis Schwartz
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Revels in its inaccuracies.

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jay nixon
Semi fictional account of Bleeding Kansas and the pursuit of John Brown is skilled filmmaking but useless as any kind of historical document. Still for fans of… More
Kevin M. Williams
along w/ the always magnetic flynn and de havilland pairing, and costarring an unforgettable ex-president, this curious pre-ww2 piece about the pre-civil war… More