The Young Land

The Young Land

  • Approved
  • 1959
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 5.5  (209)

The Young Land is a 1959 Western starring Dennis Hopper and Patrick Wayne. The story is set in 1848 at the end of the Mexican-American War. The main protagonist is a gunslinger named Hatfield Carnes (Hopper). Carnes murders a Mexican man in California. Sheriff Jim Ellison (Wayne) arrests him and charges him with the murder. Carnes also has designs on the daughter of a local businessman named Don Roberto de la Madrid. A by-the-book judge arrives to conduct the trial. This is an interesting Western that addresses some of the themes and conflict involving Mexican and American claims to the California territory.

The Young Land
Description
The Young Land is a 1959 Western starring Dennis Hopper and Patrick Wayne. The story is set in 1848 at the end of the Mexican-American War. The main protagonist is a gunslinger named Hatfield Carnes (Hopper). Carnes murders a Mexican man in California. Sheriff Jim Ellison (Wayne) arrests him and charges him with the murder. Carnes also has designs on the daughter of a local businessman named Don Roberto de la Madrid. A by-the-book judge arrives to conduct the trial. This is an interesting Western that addresses some of the themes and conflict involving Mexican and American claims to the California territory.

The Young Land is a 1959 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.5.

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  • Release Date
    1959
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 29 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.5  (209)