Buckshot John

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Buckshot John
Buckshot John (1915) - 1.jpg
Directed by Hobart Bosworth
Written by
  • Hetty Grey
  • Charles E. van Loan
Starring Hobart Bosworth
Cinematography George W. Hill
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • February 4, 1915 (1915-02-04)
Running time
50 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

Buckshot John is a 1915 American Western film that was directed by and starred Hobart Bosworth. Prints of the film survive in the Library of Congress film archive.[1]


  • Hobart Bosworth as "Buckshot John" Moran
  • Courtenay Foote as Dr. Buchanan Gilmore / The Great Gilmore
  • Carl von Schiller as Jimmy Dacey, a Reporter
  • Helen Wolcott as Ruth Mason
  • Herbert Standing as John Mason
  • Marshall Stedman as Warden of state's prison
  • Frank Lanning as Bad Jake Kennedy
  • Art Acord as Hairtrigger Jordan
  • Elmo Lincoln as The sheriff (as Oscar Linkenhelt)
  • Rhea Haines as Mrs. Hayden
  • Arthur Allardt as Medicine Show Crowd (uncredited)
  • J.F. Briscoe as Medicine show crowd (uncredited)
  • Mr. Fletcher as Judge (uncredited)
  • Hoot Gibson as Medicine Show Crowd (uncredited)
  • Wong Ling as Hindo (uncredited)
  • Martha Mattox as Medicine Show Crowd (uncredited)
  • Robert Murdock as Turnkey (uncredited)
  • Ray Myers as Medicine Show Crowd (uncredited)
  • Joe Ray as Medicine Show Crowd (uncredited)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Buckshot John". silentera.com. Retrieved October 20, 2009. 

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