The Trackers (film)

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The Trackers
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Genre Western
Written byGerald Gaiser
Directed by Earl Bellamy
Starring Ernest Borgnine
Sammy Davis Jr.
Julie Adams
Music by Johnny Mandel
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Executive producer Aaron Spelling
Producers Sammy Davis Jr.
Aaron Spelling
CinematographyTim Southcott
EditorSaul Caplan
Running time74 minutes
Production companyAaron Spelling Productions
Original network ABC
Original release
  • December 14, 1971 (1971-12-14)

The Trackers is a 1971 American Western television film directed by Earl Bellamy. It stars Ernest Borgnine, Sammy Davis Jr. and Julie Adams. The film was originally a television pilot that appeared on the ABC Movie of the Week . [1]



In the Old West, a man hires a tracker to find his kidnapped daughter.



Filming started in New Mexico on April 22, 1971. [2]


The Los Angeles Times called it "trash... flabby and unimaginative." [3]

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