actor: Jack Elam

Huckleberry Finn

September 4, 2012
Huck Finn more often than not finds himself in a bind – and not always of his own making. His drunken father, known as “Pap”, kidnaps him from the street and locks him in ramshackle quarters near the Mississippi River. The film portrays Huck’s father as he is- a troubled, drunken man with [...]

Pony Express Rider

September 14, 2010
This is a typical western where there is a good guy, the bad guy and a few crazy people. You also have the long horn cattle cowboys against the sheepherders, and we mustn't forget the poor settler against the big rancher. But after Jimmy D's father is murdered he intends to get justice and in doing [...]

Sacred Ground

January 1, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a DVD about Matt and his Indian wife Little Doe. This movie is set during the times of "white men" and Indian tribes. Matt, who is a trapper, and his wife are traveling on horse back through the plains to a part of the river were he can do some trapping. They end up building a cabin on a [...]

The Giant of Thunder Mountain

March 1, 1991

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Giant of Thunder Mountain" is an interesting adventure, which features a giant, some precocious kids, a beautiful mountain surrounded by woods, and a bear. What's not to like? Richard Kiel stars in this story, which is set in the autumn of 1896. The giant, named Eli, who lives on Thunder [...]