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Rachel and the Stranger

David Harvey is a widower with a young son, Davey. They live on an isolated Ohio farm during the pioneer days. He wants his son to be raised in the manner his wife would have wanted - with proper schooling, Bible study and proper manners. Rachel, an indentured servant, is sold to David. David then marries her in order that little Davey would have a mother to properly raise him. David shows no real affection towards Rachel since this is a marriage of convenience. This all changes when Jim, a frie

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  • Genre(s): Western
  • Release Date: 01/01/1948
  • Run Time: 80 minutes
  • Director(s): Norman Foster
  • Writers: Waldo Salt, Howard Fast
  • Stars: Loretta Young, William Holden, Robert Mitchum
  • Cast: Loretta Young, William Holden, Robert Mitchum, Gary Gray, Tom Tully, Sara Haden, Frank Ferguson, Walter Baldwin, Regina Wallace
  • Studios: RKO Radio Pictures

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