About

Gil Carter and Art Croft ride into a small Nevada town plagued by cattle thieves. Initially suspected of being the rustlers themselves, Carter and Croft eventually join a posse out to get the criminals, who also may be involved in a recent shooting. When the posse closes in on a group that could be the fugitives, they must decide on a course of action, with numerous lives hanging in the balance.

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Directed by

William A. Wellman

Written by

Lamar Trotti (Screenplay)
Walter Van Tilburg Clark (Novel)

Runtime

76 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

LYNCH LAW RULES THE MOB!

Cast

Keywords

19th century theft saloon justice horseback riding posse lynch mob lynching arbitrary law cattle rustling

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Picture