Union Pacific Poster

Release Date: 1939

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 15 min

Plot Summary
Veteran Dick Allen (Robert Preston) and gambler Sid Campeau (Brian Donlevy) plot to derail the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad at the behest of crooked banker Asa M. Barrows, a major investor in a competing railroad line who will profit from any delay. Meanwhile, Allen and his old friend, railroad boss Jeff Butler (Joel McCrea), compete for the attention of Mollie Monahan (Barbara Stanwyck), beautiful postmistress and daughter of the railroad engineer.

Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Akim Tamiroff, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, Anthony Quinn, Lynne Overman, Evelyn Keyes

Director: Cecil DeMille

Genres: Western

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Love, Daughter, Rivalry, Love triangle, Spirited


Nominated Special Effects