20 Mule Team

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  • Genre(s): Western
  • Release year: 1940
  • Running time: 84 min
20 Mule Team (aka Twenty Mule Team) is a 1940 American Western film about Death Valley, and Daggett, California borax miners starring Wallace Beery and Anne Baxter, and remains an extremely rare opportunity to watch Beery work with his nephew Noah... read more

20 Mule Team (aka Twenty Mule Team) is a 1940 American Western film about Death Valley, and Daggett, California borax miners starring Wallace Beery and Anne Baxter, and remains an extremely rare opportunity to watch Beery work with his nephew Noah Beery, Jr., who played "Rocky" on television's The Rockford Files 35 years later. The movie was directed by Richard Thorpe and originally released in Sepiatone, a brown and white process used by the studio the previous year for the Kansas scenes in The Wizard of Oz.

Original Release

05/03/1940

US Release

05/03/1940

Cast

Wallace Beery Skinner Bill Bragg, an Alias of Ambrose Murphy / Skinner Bill Bragg
Leo Carrillo Piute Pete
Marjorie Rambeau Josie Johnson
Anne Baxter Jean Johnson
Douglas Fowley Stag Roper
Noah Beery Jr. Mitch
Berton Churchill 'Jackass' Brown
Arthur Hohl Salters
Clem Bevans Chuckawalla
Charles Halton Henry Adams
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Richard Thorpe

Writers

Cyril Hume, Owen Atkinson, Robert C. DuSoe, Richard Maibaum, Edward E. Paramore Jr.

Cast

Wallace Beery Skinner Bill Bragg, an Alias of Ambrose Murphy / Skinner Bill Bragg
Leo Carrillo Piute Pete
Marjorie Rambeau Josie Johnson
Anne Baxter Jean Johnson
Douglas Fowley Stag Roper
Noah Beery Jr. Mitch
Berton Churchill 'Jackass' Brown
Arthur Hohl Salters
Clem Bevans Chuckawalla
Charles Halton Henry Adams
Minor Watson Marshal
Oscar O'Shea Train Conductor / Conductor
Lloyd Ingraham Stockholder
Sam Appel Proprietor
Hank Bell First Barfly Counting Bill's Money
Joseph E. Bernard Second Barfly Counting Bill's Money
Eddie Borden Fifth Barfly Counting Bill's Money
Ed Brady Barfly at Table
George Chesebro Worker
Rube Dalroy Worker

Producers

Editors

Frank Sullivan

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