About the film
nevada b western
Heritage of the Desert
Release Date: June 23, 1939
|Slogan||:||«Zane Grey's pen... again sends a devil-may-care youth... on an exciting trail of adventure and romance.»|
|Producers||:||Harry Sherman, J.D. Trop|
|Writers||:||Zane Grey, Norman Houston|
John Abbott returns to the desert land he owns, and after being wounded by hired gunman Chick Chance, he is befriended by rancher Andrew Naab and his son, Marvin. Naab's daughter, Marian, falls in love with John but is about to marry Snap Thornton to keep a promise made by her father. She runs away on her wedding day but is captured and held hostage by outlaw Henry Holderness. John, the Naabs and fellow ranchers rush to her rescue.