The Jayhawkers!

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The Jayhawkers! (1959) is an American Technicolor VistaVision movie set in pre-Civil War Kansas, starring Jeff Chandler and Fess Parker, and directed by Melvin Frank. Parker joins Chandler's gang, which seeks to take advantage of Bleeding Kansas. read more
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The Jayhawkers! (1959) is an American Technicolor VistaVision movie set in pre-Civil War Kansas, starring Jeff Chandler and Fess Parker, and directed by Melvin Frank. Parker joins Chandler's gang, which seeks to take advantage of Bleeding Kansas. The Jeff Chandler character was loosely based on John Brown. The supporting cast features Henry Silva and Leo Gordon.

Original Release

10/15/1959

US Release

10/15/1959

Cast

Jeff Chandler Luke Darcy
Fess Parker Cam Bleeker
Nicole Maurey Jeanne Dubois
Henry Silva Lordan
Herbert Rudley Gov. William Clayton
Frank DeKova Evans
Don Megowan China
Shari Lee Bernath Marthe DuBois
Leo Gordon Jake Barton
Renata Vanni Indian Woman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Melvin Frank, Daniel McCauley

Writers

A.I. Bezzerides, Melvin Frank, Joseph Petracca, Frank Fenton

Cast

Jeff Chandler Luke Darcy
Fess Parker Cam Bleeker
Nicole Maurey Jeanne Dubois
Henry Silva Lordan
Herbert Rudley Gov. William Clayton
Frank DeKova Evans
Don Megowan China
Shari Lee Bernath Marthe DuBois
Leo Gordon Jake Barton
Renata Vanni Indian Woman
Eric Alden Man with Whip
Benjie Bancroft Townsman
George Barrows Captain
Charles Boaz Gateman
Chet Brandenburg Cheering Townsman
John Breen Townsman
Forest Burns Soldier
Harry Clexx Sheriff
Russell Custer Jayhawker
Duke Fishman Soldier

Producers

Editors

Everett Douglas

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