Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (2). Starring Claire Trevor and John Wayne

The First Rebel

(1939)

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| Film | USA | B&W | Adventure | 1h 21min |
U
| Stars: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, George Sanders | Director: William A Seiter
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A young frontiersman smashes liquor traffic with the Indians

Cast

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Claire Trevor
Janie MacDougall
John Wayne
Jim Smith
Photo of Rebecca (1940) (1) featuring George Sanders
Capt Swanson
Brian Donlevy
Callendar
Wilfrid Lawson
MacDougall
Robert Barrat
Duncan
John F Hamilton
Professor
Moroni Olsen
Calhoon
Eddie Quillan
Anderson
Chill Wills
M’Cammon
Ian Wolfe
Poole
Wallis Clark
McGlashan
Monte Montague
Morris
Olaf Hytten
General Gage
Eddy Waller
Jailer
Clay Clement
John Penn
Earl Askam
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Stanley Blystone
Settler at McDowell’s Mill
Horace B Carpenter
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Jess Cavin
Colonial Farmer
Tom Coleman
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Forrest Dillon
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Ralph Dunn
Briggs – Carlisle Jail Turnkey
Jesse Graves
Governor’s Servant
Lew Harvey
Settler at McDowell’s Mill
Leyland Hodgson
Trial Judge Who Protests
Noble Johnson
Captured Delaware Native American
Carl Knowles
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Ethan Laidlaw
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Tom London
Settler at McDowell’s Mill
Robert McKenzie
Tavern Cook
Charles Middleton
Dr Stoke
Clive Morgan
English Sergeant
Jack O’Shea
One of Callendar’s Men
Bud Osborne
One of Jim’s Black Boys
Russ Powell
Townsman in Tavern
Douglas Spencer
Prisoner in Irons
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Pictures

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Screenshot from The First Rebel (1939) (1). This is a tale, laid in the Allegheny Mountains, of Jim Smith and his black boys, loyal subjects of His Majesty King George III – and their fight against the Delaware Indians in the year 1759
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (8). Directed by William A Seiter
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (7)
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (6)
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (5). Screen play by P J Wolfson, based on the factual story ‘The First Rebel’ Neil H Swanson
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (4). Produced by P J Wolfson
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (3). George Sanders, Brian Donlevy, Wilfrid Lawson, Robert Barrat, John F Hamilton, Moroni Olsen
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (2). Starring Claire Trevor and John Wayne
Main title from The First Rebel (1939) (1). An RKO Radio picture

Production

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William A Seiter
Director
P J Wolfson
Producer / Writer (screenplay)
Neil H Swanson
Writer (based on: the factual story ‘The First Rebel’)

Also known as

Allegheny Uprising (USA)

Companies

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The First Rebel (1939) opening credits (1)
RKO Radio Pictures
Distribution company