Overland with Kit Carson

Overland with Kit Carson is a 1939 American Western Serial film directed by Norman Deming and Sam Nelson and starring Bill Ellott, Iris Meredith, Richard Fiske and Bobby Clack.[1]:287

Overland with Kit Carson
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Directed byNorman Deming
Sam Nelson
Screenplay byJoseph F. Poland
(as Joseph Poland)
Morgan Cox
(as Morgan B. Cox)
Ned Dandy
StarringBill Elliott
Iris Meredith
Richard Fiske
Bobby Clack
CinematographyBenjamin H. Kline
Edited byRichard Fantl
Jerome Thoms
(as Jerry Thoms)
Color processBlack and white
Columbia Pictures
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • July 21, 1939 (1939-07-21)
Running time
300 minutes
(15 episodes)
CountryUnited States


When Pegleg and his Black Raiders threaten the westward expansion of the United States, the government sends Kit Carson and David Brent to straighten things out.



Scenes from Overland with Kit Carson were used as stock footage for Blazing the Overland Trail.[2]

Chapter titlesEdit

  1. Doomed Men
  2. Condemned to Die
  3. The Fight for Life
  4. The Ride of Terror
  5. The Path of Doom
  6. Rendezvous with Death
  7. The Killer-Stallion
  8. The Devil's Nest
  9. Blazing Peril
  10. The Black Raiders
  11. Foiled
  12. The Warning
  13. Terror in the Night
  14. Crumbling Walls
  15. Unmasked



  1. ^ D'Arc, James V. (2010). When Hollywood came to town: a history of moviemaking in Utah (1st ed.). Layton, Utah: Gibbs Smith. ISBN 9781423605874.
  2. ^ Harmon, Jim; Donald F. Glut (1973). "12. The Westerns "Who Was That Masked Man!"". The Great Movie Serials: Their Sound and Fury. Routledge. p. 320. ISBN 978-0-7130-0097-9.
  3. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. pp. 225. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.

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