Allegheny Uprising Overview:

Allegheny Uprising (1939) was a Historical - Adventure Film directed by William A. Seiter and produced by P.J. Wolfson.


John Wayne clashes with a British military commander in order to stop the sale of guns to the Indians. Straightforward military tale with less-familiar setting of mid-1700s colonial America.

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Allegheny Uprising (1939)

By Beatrice on Mar 1, 2014 From Flickers in Time

Allegheny Uprising Directed by William A. Seiter Written by P.J. Wilson based on a factual story “The First Rebel” by Neil H. Swanson 1939/USA RKO Radio Pictures First viewing/Netflix rental Janie MacDougall: I won’t! I’m not going to be a widow before I’m even a wife... Read full article

Allegheny Uprising (1939).

By Dawn on Aug 1, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Allegheny Uprising (1939). Cast: Claire Trevor and John Wayne,who plays real-life James Smith, an American coping with British rule in colonial America. The film is loosely based on a historical event known as the Black Boys Rebellion of 1765, after the French and Indian War. The supporting cast: Br... Read full article

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Janie MacDougall: If you're going to hang, I'll hang with you. That's the least you can let me do.

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