About

On the outskirts of town, the hard-nosed Vienna owns a saloon frequented by the undesirables of the region, including Dancin' Kid and his gang. Another patron of Vienna's establishment is Johnny Guitar, a former gunslinger and her lover. When a heist is pulled in town that results in a man's death, Emma Small, Vienna's rival, rallies the townsfolk to take revenge on Vienna's saloon – even without...

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Directed by

Nicholas Ray

Written by

Nicholas Ray (Writer)
Ben Maddow (Writer)
Roy Chanslor (Novel)
Philip Yordan (Screenplay)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Gun-Queen of the Arizona Frontier! And her kind of men!

Cast

Keywords

saloon campy saloon owner

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