About

A stranger visits a tiny Western town determined to keep a horrible secret.

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Directed by

John Sturges

Written by

Millard Kaufman (Screenplay)
Don McGuire (Adaptation)
Howard Breslin (Story)

Runtime

81 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

They're going to kill you...with no hard feelings!

Cast

Keywords

murder racism post world war ii 1940s japanese american

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role Spencer Tracy

Oscar nomination for Best Director John Sturges

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay