Murder on the Yukon

Murder on the Yukon is a 1940 American adventure film directed by Louis J. Gasnier and written by Milton Raison. It is based on the 1931 novel Renfrew Rides North by Laurie York Erskine. The film stars James Newill, Polly Ann Young, Dave O'Brien, Al St. John, William Royle and Chief Thundercloud. The film was released on February 25, 1940, by Monogram Pictures.[1][2][3]

Murder on the Yukon
Murder on the Yukon poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byLouis J. Gasnier
Produced byPhilip N. Krasne
Screenplay byMilton Raison
Based onRenfrew Rides North
by Laurie York Erskine
StarringJames Newill
Polly Ann Young
Dave O'Brien
Al St. John
William Royle
Chief Thundercloud
CinematographyElmer Dyer
Edited byGuy V. Thayer Jr.
Criterion Pictures
Distributed byMonogram Pictures
Release date
  • February 25, 1940 (1940-02-25)
Running time
58 minutes
CountryUnited States




  1. ^ "Murder on the Yukon (1940) - Overview". Retrieved 2020-01-19.
  2. ^ Hans J. Wollstein. "Murder on the Yukon (1940) - Louis J. Gasnier". AllMovie. Retrieved 2020-01-19.
  3. ^ "Murder on the Yukon". Retrieved 2020-01-19.

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