"It happens sometimes. Friends come in and out of our lives like busboys in a restaurant."

~ Stand By Me (1986)

The Call of the Wild

Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon. En route to the Yukon with Shorty Houlihan -- who spent time in jail for opening someone else's letter with a map of where gold is to be found -- Jack rescues a woman whose husband was the addressee of that letter. Buck helps Jack wi

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  • Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
  • Release Date: 08/09/1935
  • Run Time: 95 minutes
  • Director(s): William A. Wellman
  • Writers: Jack London, Gene Fowler
  • Stars: Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie
  • Cast: Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Jack Oakie, Reginald Owen, Frank Conroy, Katherine DeMille, Sidney Toler, James Burke, Charles Stevens, Lalo Encinas, Thomas E. Jackson, Russ Powell, Herman Bing, George MacQuarrie, Buck
  • Studios: 20th Century Pictures


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