North West Mounted Police

North West Mounted Police (1940)

Genres - Action-Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Western  |   Sub-Genres - Epic Film  |   Release Date - Oct 22, 1940  |   Run Time - 126 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |  
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North West Mounted Police is a 1940 American adventure film produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille and starring Gary Cooper and Madeleine Carroll. Written by Alan Le May, Jesse Lasky, Jr., and C. Gardner Sullivan, and based on the 1938 novel The Royal Canadian Mounted Police by R. C. Fetherstonhaugh, the film is about a Texas Ranger who joins forces with the North-West Mounted Police to put down a rebellion in the north-west prairies of Canada. The supporting cast features Paulette Goddard, Preston Foster, Robert Preston, Akim Tamiroff, Lon Chaney, Jr. and George Bancroft. Regis Toomey, Richard Denning and Robert Ryan make brief appearances in the film playing small roles..

North West Mounted Police was DeMille's first film in Technicolor. The film premiered on October 21, 1940 in Regina, Saskatchewan, and was released in the United States on October 22, 1940 by Paramount Pictures. The film received an Academy Award for Best Film Editing (Anne Bauchens).

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Canada, Comics/Heroes, Demille, Murder, Rebellion, Texas

Attributes

Based On: Adventure based on actual events
Filming Location: California
Narrative Location: Canada

Alternate Titles

Canadas sønner
DK
De scharlaken tunieken
BE
Die scharlachroten Reiter
AT, DE
Giubbe rosse
IT
Hjälte-skvadronen
SE
Legião de Heróis
BR
Les tuniques écarlates
BE, FR
Les Tuniques écarlates
CA
Los siete jinetes de la victoria
MX
North West Mounted Police
CA, GB, US
O kyriarhos
GR
Os Sete Cavaleiros da Vitória
PT
Policía montada del Canadá
AR, ES
Policja konna Północnego Zachodu
PL
Politia Ecvestra de Nord-Vest
RO
Sankarieskadroona
FI
Ta kokkina gerakia tou Vorra
GR
The Royal Canadian Mounted
, US
The Scarlet Riders
, US
Zafer Ordusu
TR
Северо-западная конная полиция
, RU
北西騎馬警官隊
JP