The Fugitive

Category: Western
Based of the Graham Greene novel about a revolutionary priest in Central America. A priest who is The Fugitive is trying to getaway from the authorities who have denounced Christianity and want anyone linked to it dead. The Fugitive finds shelter with an Indian Woman (The Woman), a faithful parishioner, who gives the priest directions to Puerto Grande, where he could then board a ship and sail to freedom in America. On his journey to Puerto Grande, he meets up with a man who says he will protect him. In reality, he is the Police Informer and once The Fugitive realizes this, he is back on the run, but the Police Informer is never far behind along with the authorities.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1947-11-03
Run time: 104 minute / 1:44
Director: John Ford
Production Companies : RKO Radio Pictures, Argosy Pictures, Productora Mex. Desconcida
Production Countries: United States of America, Mexico



Henry Fonda
as A Fugitive
Dolores del Río
as An Indian Woman
Pedro Armendáriz
as A Lieutenant of Police
J. Carrol Naish
as A Police Informer
Leo Carrillo
as Chief of Police
Ward Bond
as James Calvert, aka 'El Gringo'
Robert Armstrong
as Police sergeant
John Qualen
as A Refugee Doctor
Fortunio Bonanova
as The Governor's Cousin
Rodolfo Acosta
as Policeman
Merian C. Cooper Producer
Emilio Fernández Producer

John Ford Director

John Ford Producer

Gabriel Figueroa Director of Photography

Dudley Nichols Writer
Graham Greene Novel

Alfred Ybarra Art Direction

Jack Murray Editor

Richard Hageman Original Music Composer

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