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Drama 19481h 49mOn: Not Available Tags: River War Country: America

Set at the beginning of the Civil War, Tap Roots is all about a county in Mississippi which chooses to secede from the state rather than enter the conflict. The county is protected from the Confederacy by an abolitionist (Ward Bond) and a Native American gentleman (Boris Karloff). The abolitionist's daughter (Susan Hayward) is courted by a powerful newspaper publisher (Van Heflin) when her fiance (Whitfield Connor), a confederate officer, elopes with the girl's sister (Julie London). The daughter at first resists the publisher's attentions, but turns to him for aid when her ex-fiance plans to capture the seceding county on behalf of the South.Tap Roots featuring Van Heflin and Susan Hayward is not currently available to stream, rent, or buy but you can add it to your want to see list for updates. It's a drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (331 votes).

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George Marshall


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#49,971 Ranked Movie

#133 Ranked in River Movies

#1035 Ranked in Western Movies

#2378 Ranked in War Movies

Tap Roots has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (331 votes). The movie is not at all popular with Reelgood users lately.

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