Download I Shot Jesse James
       (1949)

I Shot Jesse James (1949)

I Shot Jesse James
       (1949)
Movie: I Shot Jesse James (1949)[41058] Bob Ford murders his best friend Jesse James in order to obtain a pardon that will free him to marry his girlfriend Cynthy. The guilt-stricken Ford soon finds himself greeted with derision and open mockery throughout town. He travels to Colorado to try his hand at prospecting in hopes that marriage with Cynthy is still in the cards.
Title I Shot Jesse James (1949)
Release Date July 25, 2015
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Preston Foster
Preston Foster...
John Kelley...
Barbara Britton
Barbara Britton...
Cynthy Waters...
John Ireland
John Ireland...
Bob Ford...
Reed Hadley
Reed Hadley...
Jesse James...
J. Edward Bromberg
J. Edward Bromberg...
Harry Kane...
Victor Kilian
Victor Kilian...
Soapy...
Tom Tyler
Tom Tyler...
Frank James...
Tommy Noonan
Tommy Noonan...
Charles Ford...

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Written by John Chard
This Bob Has No Hope. Sam Fuller's first film direction is a version of what happened to Robert Ford (John Ireland), the man who famously killed his friend - Jesse James (Reed Hadley). Taking up the basic elements of the real life story, Fuller keeps the narrative tight whilst ensuring the complexities of the main characters come to the fore. All the quirks and peccadilloes of the human condition are explored (the detail of Ford's torments and troubles superbly told), which is something of a rarity for a late 1940s "B" standard Western. The use of close-ups are to purposely highlight the... read the rest.

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