Railroad surveyer Murphy goes after rustlers who murdered his father and brother. Along the way, he first arrests then teams up with outlaw Duryea who helps Murphy only to see how long the ... See full summary »
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Audie Murphy is again the kid who puts on a badge to catch the bad guy, skillfully played by Barry Sullivan. On the way back to town the two develop a curiously close relationship - ... See full summary »
Railroad surveyer Murphy goes after rustlers who murdered his father and brother. Along the way, he first arrests then teams up with outlaw Duryea who helps Murphy only to see how long the tenderfoot lasts. Outwitting several attempts on his life engineered by the crooked lawyer who set up his family, Murphy and a wounded Duryea face the gang. Duryea, wanted to protect Murphy and redeem himself, goes down shooting. Written by
During the ride from Diablo to Santiago, Clay has Whitey handcuffed. When they are ambushed. When Whitey's horse falls down, the rider puts his right hand down to break his fall, obviously no longer handcuffed. See more »
If I was smart, I'd shoot you right now. Except I think I'll keep you around for awhile...just to see what makes you work.
Maybe you're getting soft, Whitey. Maybe you're turning into a human being.
If I ever feel that coming on, I'll shoot myself.
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This is a typical Audie vehicle with typical Audie performance. That is not a slight as I love Audie Murphy and always find his performances likeable, unpretentious and winning. He looks great in this movie! The plot itself is nothing exceptional but Duryea shines brightly here and his performance leaves you wanting more. There is also steady stream of action that keeps things ticking over quite nicely.
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