The Swamp Fox The Birth of the Swamp Fox (1959)

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Leslie Nielsen stars as Lt. Col. Francis Marion, otherwise known as the Swamp Fox, who outwits the British in the marshlands of South Carolina dur- ing the War of Independence.

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