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City of Bad Men (1953)

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Outlaw Brett Stanton and his gang, which includes his brother, Gar,ride into Carson City, Nevada, which is filled with people who have come there from all over to see the Heavyweight ... See full summary »

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Linda Culligan
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Brett Stanton
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Gar Stanton
Carole Mathews ...
Cynthia London
Carl Betz ...
Deputy Phil Ryan
Whitfield Connor ...
Jim London
Hugh Sanders ...
Sheriff Bill Gifford
Rodolfo Acosta ...
Joe Mendoza
Pascual García Peña ...
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Outlaw Brett Stanton and his gang, which includes his brother, Gar,ride into Carson City, Nevada, which is filled with people who have come there from all over to see the Heavyweight Championship prizefight between James J. "Gentleman Jim" Corbett and Bob Fitzsimmons. Broke and disgruntled, the gang asks Bret what he intends to do, and he tells them he is planning the biggest haul they have ever made. But gangs led by Johnny Ringo and Bob Thraikill are also in town with plans of their own, and no intention of abiding by Brett's plan. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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15 February 1954 (Sweden)  »

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Die Geier von Carson City  »

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Quotes

Stewpot: I got a feeling that the real fight is going to be outside of the ring.
Brett Stanton: Well, if the killing starts, you can forget about your fistfight. This town will empty like a cyclone hit it.
Stewpot: Will you be staying or leaving?
Brett Stanton: That depends on which way the wind is blowing.
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A great cast and an original story give a lift to this action/western
13 May 2000 | by (Tecumseh ok) – See all my reviews

Robertson, Boone, Betz, the lovely Matthews and the always great Bridges bring fine performances to this western with a "hook." The hook here is Fitzsimmons/Corbett boxing match held in Carson City, and our heroes are going to attempt to run off with the gate. The fight takes backseat to the romance and intrigue leading up to the big day. Of course our hero does the right thing, but it is interesting to watch how he gets to the right side of the law.


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