| Drama, Western
Berk leaves Diony and their baby to hunt down his mother's murderer and is believed to be dead. Evan provides for them & marries Diony. Berk returns and challenges Evan to a fight but Diony will not be fought over "as if I'm not human".
This film received its first telecasts in both Altoona PA and Honolulu Wednesday 8 May 1957 on WFBG (Channel 10) and on KHVH (Channel 13); it first aired in Hartford CT 19 June 1957 on WHCT (Channel 18), in Chicago 5 July 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2), in New Haven CT 8 July 1957 on WNHC (Channel 8), in New York City Monday 12 August 1957 on the Late, Late Show on WCBS (Channel 2), in Minneapolis 18 August 195 on KMGM (Channel 9), in Norfolk VA 11 September 1957 on WTAR (Channel 3), in Salt Lake City 8 October 1957 on KTVT (Channel 4), in Seattle 15 October 1957 on KING (Channel 5), in Windsor ON 13 November 1957 on CKLW (Channel 9) (serving Detroit), in Akron 25 November 1957 on WAKR (Channel 49), in Tampa 7 December 1957 on WFLA (Channel 8), in Durham NC 10 December 1957 on WTVD (Channel 11), and in San Antonio 17 December 1957 on WOAI (Channel 4); there is no reliable documentation that it was ever televised in Philadelphia, Los Angeles or San Francisco. Today, it's occasionally taken out for an airing on cable TV on Turner Classic Movies.
As the settlers depart on their voyage, their friends & family sing "Auld Lang Syne" to them. This scene takes place in 1777 and "Auld Lang Syne" wasn't written until 1788.
Originally filmed in an early 70mm widescreen process called "Grandeur". No widescreen prints are now known to exist.
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