The Legend Of Tom Dooley

  • 1959
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

The film is based on a traditional folk song made popular in the late 1950s by the Kingston Trio (the group sings the song over the titles). A very somber western, with Landon in the title role as a Confederate soldier who robs a Union stagecoach along with Pollock and Rust and kills two soldiers, not knowing the war is over. Knowing that they will be tried...read more

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01:18 — A Confederate officer is accused of murder when he carries out an ambush on a Union stagecoach after the war has ended.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: The film is based on a traditional folk song made popular in the late 1950s by the Kingston Trio (the group sings the song over the titles). A very somber western, with Landon in the title role as a Confederate soldier who robs a Union stagecoach along wit… (more)

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