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Hell Bent
Also known as The Three Bad Men in the USA
(1918) American
B&W : Six reels / 5540 feet
Directed by Jack Ford (John Ford)

Cast: Harry Carey [Cheyenne Harry], Neva Gerber [Bess Thurston], Duke R. Lee [Cimmaron Bill], Vester Pegg [Jack Thurston], Joseph Harris [Beau Ross], M.K. Wilson, Steve Clemento, [?] Molly Malone?

The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated, production; distributed by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated [A Universal Special Attraction]. / Scenario by Jack Ford (John Ford) and Harry Carey, from a screen story by Harry Carey and Jack Ford (John Ford). Cinematography by Ben F. Reynolds (Ben Reynolds). / © 6 June 1918 by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated [LP12517]. Released 6 July 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / A Motion Picture News review from 1918 credited the scenario to E.B. Lewis (Eugene B. Lewis).

Drama: Western.

Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.1845.

Survival status: Print exists in the Czechoslovak Film Archives film archive.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Cowboys - Crime: Abductions - Criminals: Kidnappers, Outlaws - Deserts - Families: Mother-daughter relationships, Brother-sister relationships - Impersonation - Imposture - Rescues

Listing updated: 22 May 2012.

References: AFI-F1 n. F1.1845; Braff-Universal n. 3374; Gallagher-Ford p. 254; Hirschhorn-Universal p. 30; Sinclair-Ford pp. 24, 231 : Website-AFI : with additional information provided by Tag Gallagher.

 
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