Adventures of Frank and Jesse James
Adventures of Frank and Jesse James is a 1948 Republic film serial directed by Fred C. Brannon and Yakima Canutt and starring Clayton Moore, Steve Darrell, Noel Neill, George J. Lewis, John Crawford, and Sam Flint.
|Adventures of Frank and Jesse James|
|Directed by||Fred C. Brannon|
|Produced by||Franklin Adreon|
|Written by||Franklin Adreon|
George J. Lewis
|Distributed by||Republic Pictures|
|October 30, 1948|
|13 chapters / 180 minutes (serial)|
|Budget||$149,985 (negative cost: $149,805)|
Adventures of Frank and Jesse James was budgeted at $149,985 although the final negative cost was $149,805 (a $180, or 0.1%, under spend). It was the cheapest Republic serial of 1948, despite having one more chapter than the other two serials.
The serial was re-released on 16 April 1956 between the similar re-releases of Manhunt of Mystery Island and King of the Rocket Men. The last original Republic serial release was King of the Carnival in 1955.
- Agent of Treachery (20min)
- The Hidden Witness (13min 20s)
- The Lost Tunnel (13min 20s)
- Blades of Death (13min 20s)
- Roaring Wheels (13min 20s)
- Passage to Danger (13min 20s)
- The Secret Code (13min 20s)
- Doomed Cargo (13min 20s)
- The Eyes of the Law (13min 20s)
- The Stolen Body (13min 20s)
- Suspicion/The Death Trap (13min 20s) - a re-cap chapter
- Talk or Die! (13min 20s)
- Unmasked (13min 20s)
- Mathis, Jack (1995). Valley of the Cliffhangers Supplement. Jack Mathis Advertising. pp. 3, 10, 106–107. ISBN 0-9632878-1-8.
- "Suspicion" is recorded as the title of the eleventh chapter in William C. Cline's In the Nick of Time while "The Death Trap" is recorded as the title in Jack Mathis' Valley of the Cliffhangers Supplement.
- Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 247. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.
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Adventures of Frank and Jesse James (1948)
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