• Call of the Wild (1935)

Call of the Wild

Release Date: August 9th, 1935

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

This early adaptation of the classic Jack London novel follows Jack Thornton (Clark Gable) as he travels across Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush. When he finds another Yukon-bound man, who treats his sled dogs cruelly, Jack purchases a dog named Buck, who leads the way toward the gold. But Jack reconsiders his journey when he finds Claire Blake (Loretta Young), a woman recently abandoned by her husband in the Alaskan wilderness, and the couple develops a romance.

Cast: Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie, Frank Conroy, Reginald Owen, Sidney Toler, Katherine DeMille, Lalo Encinas

Director: William A. Wellman

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Suspenseful, Love, Survival, Quest, Charming, Love interest