River of No Return

Reckless, Roaring, Adventure of the Great Northwest Gold Rush Days!
River of No Return
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DVD Details

  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 31 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released: November 5, 2021
  • Originally Released: 1954
  • Label: 20th Century Fox

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Total Count: 14


User Ratings: 6,352
Despite some pretty locations and occasional tension, there's little going on. Full Review
Oct 23, 2007
One of the first films to discover the potential of CinemaScope and a fine example of Preminger's rational approach to the mysteries of personal morality. Full Review
Chicago Reader
Oct 23, 2007
Rating: B -- Marilyn turns in a surprisingly okay performance. Full Review
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Jan 3, 2008
The striking beauties of the Canadian Rockies co-star with the blonde charms of Marilyn Monroe and the masculine muscles of Robert Mitchum in River of No Return. Full Review
Oct 23, 2007
Some decent performances, but with this story they didn't have much of a chance. Full Review
Empire Magazine
Oct 23, 2007
Rating: 3/5 -- Director Otto Preminger has thrown all the grandeur and menace of these features upon the eye-filling CinemaScope screen. Full Review
New York Times
Mar 25, 2006
Rating: C+ -- Though nicely shot in CinemaScope, this Western is not one of director Otto Preminger's or stars Robert Mitchum's and Marilyn Monroe's strong films. Full Review
Jul 17, 2012

Description by OLDIES.com:

After his wife dies, Matt Calder (Robert Mitchum) and his young son begin a new life in the breathtaking, rugged Northwest wilderness, where Calder is robbed and beaten by ruthless gambler Harry Weston (Rory Calhoun). When Weston's beautiful fiancee (Marilyn Monroe) then decides to nurse Calder back to health, the insanely jealous Weston risks their lives by taking them all on a ride down a treacherous river in this spectacular looking western.

Product Description:

A farmer and his son raft Rockies rapids with a gold-rush gambler's girlfriend. Directed by Otto Preminger.

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  • UPC: 024543261100
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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