Dark Command

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"A drama of undying love."
  • Approved
  • 1940
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 6.8  (2,534)

The historical action thriller Dark Command presents a story based on author W. R. Burnett's fictionalized version of Quantrill's Raiders. Set in Kansas during the Civil War era, the story revolves around the plight of Mary MacCloud (played by Claire Trevor) and her idealistic brother, Fletcher (Roy Rogers). Loved by one suitor, Bob Seton, (John Wayne) Mary weds another, a respectable school master (Walter Pidgeon). She later discovers that people do not always live up to their expected roles in society. The film delivers suspense and some action, too. Events build to a tense climax.

Dark Command
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The historical action thriller Dark Command presents a story based on author W. R. Burnett's fictionalized version of Quantrill's Raiders. Set in Kansas during the Civil War era, the story revolves around the plight of Mary MacCloud (played by Claire Trevor) and her idealistic brother, Fletcher (Roy Rogers). Loved by one suitor, Bob Seton, (John Wayne) Mary weds another, a respectable school master (Walter Pidgeon). She later discovers that people do not always live up to their expected roles in society. The film delivers suspense and some action, too. Events build to a tense climax.

Dark Command is a 1940 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8.

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  • Release Date
    1940
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (2,534)