About the film
mississippi river lumberjack riverboat timber 19th century
Release Date: June 01, 1948
|Slogan||:||«Gambling mistress of the untamed Mississippi where men are as good as their fists and women as good as their kisses!»|
|Genres||:||Action, Drama, Western|
|Production Companies||:||Universal International Pictures|
|Writers||:||William Bowers, Houston Branch, D.D. Beauchamp, Frank Waters|
In the 1850s, in a logging town on the Mississippi River, a conflict between the people of a mill town and the lumberjacks who work downriver. Romance and deceit are catalyzed by the arrival of the gambling river boat, River Lady, owned by the beautiful Sequin. Bauvais, a representative of the local lumber syndicate and Sequin's business partner, is trying to convince H.L. Morrison, the mill owner, to sell his business.