"Duel in the Sun" quotes

Duel in the Sun poster
Beautiful, biracial Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between two brothers, one good and the other bad.

Director: King Vidor, Otto Brower, William Dieterle
Writer: David O. Selznick, Niven Busch, Oliver H.P. Garrett
Production: N/A
Year: 1946
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.8
BoxOffice: $20,408,163
Released: 21 Nov 1947
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 1 win & 4 nominations total

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Pearl Chavez - Jennifer Jones
Jesse McCanles - Joseph Cotten
Lewton 'Lewt' McCanles - Gregory Peck
Sen. Jackson McCanles - Lionel Barrymore
Scott Chavez - Herbert Marshall
Laura Belle McCanles - Lillian Gish
The Sinkiller - Walter Huston
Sam Pierce - Charles Bickford
Lem Smoot - Harry Carey
Helen Langford - Joan Tetzel
Mrs. Chavez - Tilly Losch
Mr. Langford - Otto Kruger
The Lover - Sidney Blackmer
Sheriff Hardy - Charles Dingle
The Bordertown Jailer - Griff Barnett
Party Guest - John Barton
McCanles Ranch Hand - Hank Bell
Party Guest - Audrey Betz
Party Guest - Edward Biby
Party Guest - Johnny Bond
Party Guest - Lovyss Bradley
Party Guest - Nora Bush
Fence-Line Cavalry Captain - Lane Chandler
Minor Role - George Chung
Party Guest - Tex Cooper
Cowboy - Tom Daly
Train Engineer - Tom Dillon
Party Guest - Slim Gaut
Party Guest - Si Jenks
Party Guest - Carmencita Johnson
Barfly - Jack Kenny
Gambler - Victor Kilian
Barfly - Al Kunde
Party Guest - Anne Kunde
Bartender Zeke - Robert McKenzie
Train Fireman - Lee Phelps
Dancer - Rose Plumer
Townsman - Bob Reeves
Party Guest - Bert Roach
Party Guest - Allen D. Sewall
Party Guest - Lucile Sewall
Barbecue Dance Caller - Lloyd Shaw
Barfly - Tom Smith
Party Guest - Al Taylor
Townsman - Jack Tornek
Narrator - Orson Welles
Party Guest - Guy Wilkerson
Party Guest - Hank Worden
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