River of No Return

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"Reckless, Roaring, Adventure of the Great Northwest Gold Rush Days!"
  • Approved
  • 1954
  • 1 hr 31 min
  • 6.6  (10,733)

River of No Return is a Western movie starring Robert Mitchum and Marilyn Monroe. It was directed by famed director Otto Preminger and takes place in the 1870s. Main character Matt Calder (Robert Mitchum), whose wife has previously passed away, has recently been released from prison, having served time for a murder committed during an honorable dispute. Matt seeks out his young son Mark, played by Tommy Rettig, whom he left in the care of a saloon singer named Kay (Marilyn Monroe). Matt, Mark and Kay then proceed to have a series of perilous adventures involving Kay's less than straight arrow gambler fiance Harry, played by Rory Calhoun, dangerous river rapids, outlaws and wild Indians. Matt and Kay grow close and as their relationship develops, the plot involves the necessity for Mark to grow up in a hurry and find out what men sometimes must do to survive in the wild West.

River of No Return
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River Of No Return: Clip 2

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River Of No Return: Clip 1
River Of No Return: Clip 1

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River Of No Return
River Of No Return

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Description
River of No Return is a Western movie starring Robert Mitchum and Marilyn Monroe. It was directed by famed director Otto Preminger and takes place in the 1870s. Main character Matt Calder (Robert Mitchum), whose wife has previously passed away, has recently been released from prison, having served time for a murder committed during an honorable dispute. Matt seeks out his young son Mark, played by Tommy Rettig, whom he left in the care of a saloon singer named Kay (Marilyn Monroe).

Matt, Mark and Kay then proceed to have a series of perilous adventures involving Kay's less than straight arrow gambler fiance Harry, played by Rory Calhoun, dangerous river rapids, outlaws and wild Indians.

Matt and Kay grow close and as their relationship develops, the plot involves the necessity for Mark to grow up in a hurry and find out what men sometimes must do to survive in the wild West.

River of No Return is a 1954 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 31 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6.

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  • Release Date
    1954
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 31 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (10,733)