Black Bart (film)

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Black Bart
Blackbart Bel.jpg
Belgian film poster
Directed by George Sherman
Produced by Leonard Goldstein
Written by

William Bowers
Jack Natteford

Luci Ward
Music by

Frank Skinner

Leith Stevens
Cinematography Irving Glassberg
Edited by Russell F. Schoengarth
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release dates
March 3, 1948 (1948-03-03)
Running time
80 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Black Bart is a 1948 film starring Dan Duryea as the real-life cowboy bandit Charles Bolles. The 80 minute film was shot in Technicolor. Also known as Black Bart, Highwayman.[1]

Main cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The script was by Luci Ward and Jack Natteford based on a true story. Universal bought it, but when the studio merged with International, the project was shelved. It was revived in 1947.[2]

Edmond O'Brien was originally cast as the male lead but was replaced by Jeffrey Lynn.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U-I SELECTS CAST FOR 'BLACK BART': Dan Duryea, Yvonne de Carlo and Edmond O'Brien Named for Leads in Adventure By THOMAS F. BRADYSpecial to THE NEW YORK TIMES.. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 17 Apr 1947: 35.
  2. ^ U-I SELECTS CAST FOR 'BLACK BART': Dan Duryea, Yvonne de Carlo and Edmond O'Brien Named for Leads in Adventure By THOMAS F. BRADYSpecial to THE NEW YORK TIMES.. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 17 Apr 1947: 35.
  3. ^ NEWS OF THE SCREEN By THOMAS F. BRADYSpecial to THE NEW YORK TIMES.. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 05 June 1947: 31.

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