Sand (1949 film)

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Directed byLouis King
Produced byRobert Bassler
Darryl F. Zanuck (uncredited)
Written byMartin Berkeley
Jerome Cady
Jo Graham (contract writer-uncredited)
Will James (novel)
StarringMark Stevens
Coleen Gray
Rory Calhoun
Music byDaniele Amfitheatrof
CinematographyCharles G. Clarke
Edited byNick DeMaggio
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
  • August 4, 1949 (1949-08-04)
Running time
78 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$1.5 million (US rentals)[1][2]

Sand is a 1949 American Western film directed by Louis King and starring Mark Stevens, Coleen Gray, and Rory Calhoun. It was nominated at the 22nd Academy Awards for Best Cinematography (color)-which Charles G. Clarke was nominated for.[3]


Based on the 1932 novel of the same name, Jeff Keane's expensive show horse escapes and runs loose in the Colorado wilderness.


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  1. ^ Aubrey Solomon, Twentieth Century-Fox: A Corporate and Financial History Rowman & Littlefield, 2002 p 223
  2. ^ "Top Grossers of 1949". Variety. 4 January 1950. p. 59.
  3. ^ "The 22nd Academy Awards (1950) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved March 21, 2014.

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