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Oregon Passage is a 1957 American Western film directed by Paul Landres and starring John Ericson, Lola Albright, Edward Platt, and Rachel Ames. Its plot follows a clash between an army lieutenant and Shoshoni natives[1] in the Cascade Mountains region of Oregon in 1871.[2] It is based on the novel by Gordon D. Shirreffs.

Oregon Passage
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Directed byPaul Landres
Produced byLindsley Parsons
Written byJack DeWitt
Based onRio Bravo by Gordon D. Shirreffs
StarringJohn Ericson
Lola Albright
Edward Platt
Rachel Ames
Music byPaul Dunlap
CinematographyEllis W. Carter
Edited byMaury Wright
Distributed byAllied Artists
Release date
  • December 29, 1957 (1957-12-29)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States



Oregon Passage was shot on location in Bend, Oregon.[3]


  1. ^ Gevinson 1997, p. 744.
  2. ^ "Oregon Passage (1958)". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved May 26, 2016.
  3. ^ "Filmed in Oregon 1908-2015" (PDF). Oregon Film Council. Retrieved December 27, 2015.[permanent dead link]


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