About

Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for revenge. Dad is now a respectable sheriff in California, and has been living in fear of Rio's return.

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Directed by

Marlon Brando

Written by

Calder Willingham (Screenplay)
Sam Peckinpah (Writer)
Rod Serling (Writer)
Guy Trosper (Screenplay)
Charles Neider (Novel)

Runtime

141 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The motion picture that starts its own tradition of greatness.

Cast

Keywords

ambush gold stolen gold

Photos

Lists

#437 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Color Charles Lang