Jesse James (movie)

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Jesse James
Directed by Henry King
Produced by Darryl F. Zanuck
Nunnally Johnson
Written by Nunnally Johnson
Starring Tyrone Power
Henry Fonda
Nancy Kelly
Randolph Scott
Music by Louis Silvers
Cinematography George Barnes
W. Howard Greene
Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox
Release date(s) January 27, 1939
Running time 106 min.
Language English
Budget $1.6m U.S.

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Jesse James (1939) is a western movie created by Henry King and includes Tyrone Power, Henry Fonda, Nancy Kelly, and Randolph Scott. Written by Nunnally Johnson, the movie is based on the life of the famous criminal for which the movie gets its name.

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The movie follows the life and death of Jesse James (Tyrone Power), as well as his adventures with his brother, Frank James (Henry Fonda).

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