Relentless (1948 film)
Relentless is a 1948 American Technicolor Western film directed by George Sherman and starring Robert Young and Marguerite Chapman in the main roles. It grossed $1.6 million in North American rentals. The film was based on the 1937 novel Three Were Thoroughbreds by Kenneth Taylor Perkins which was also used for the 1953 Audie Murphy film Tumbleweed.
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||George Sherman|
|Produced by||Eugene B. Rodney|
|Screenplay by||Winston Miller|
|Based on||Three Were Thoroughbreds|
by Kenneth Perkins
|Music by||Marlin Skiles|
|Edited by||Gene Havlick|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
|Box office||$1.6 million|
Nick Buckley, a cowboy living in the Wild West goes in pursuit of thieves, who have taken one of his mares. In the process, he finds out he himself is being pursued by the law for a murder he did not commit.
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- Reid, John Howard (2006). Best Western Movies: Winning Pictures, Favorite Films and Hollywood "B" Entries (1 ed.). Morrisville, NC: Lulu Press. p. 128. ISBN 9781847281814. Retrieved January 30, 2016.