The Petrified Forest 1936

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Gabby lives and works at her dads small diner out in the desert. She can't stand it and wants to go and live with her mother in France. Along comes Alan, a broke man with no will to live, who is traveling to see the pacific, and maybe to drown in it. Meanwhile Duke Mantee a notorious killer and his gang is heading towards the diner where Mantee plan on meeting up with his girl.

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The Petrified Forest
United States 1936

Directed by

Dick Foran
Eddie Acuff
Adrian Morris
Addison Richards
Jim Farley


Running time:83 minutes
Country:United States

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