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Stranger on Horseback (1955)

Approved  |   |  Romance, Western  |  23 March 1955 (USA)
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A circuit judge in the old west attempts to bring a suspected killer to justice. The judge runs afoul of the killer's rich cattle baron father in the process.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Judge Richard 'Rick' Thorne
Miroslava ...
Amy Lee Bannerman
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Tom Bannerman
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Josiah Bannerman
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Col. Buck Streeter
Nancy Gates ...
Caroline Webb
Emile Meyer ...
Sheriff Nat Bell
Robert Cornthwaite ...
Arnold Hammer
Jaclynne Greene ...
Paula Morrison (as Jacklyn Green)
Walter Baldwin ...
Vince Webb
Emmett Lynn ...
Barfly
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Sam Kettering
George Keymas ...
Bannerman's Henchman
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A circuit judge in the old west attempts to bring a suspected killer to justice. The judge runs afoul of the killer's rich cattle baron father in the process.

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A killer's paradise ... then one day a stranger rode in with a challenge ... a stranger the West would never forget ! See more »

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Romance | Western

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Release Date:

23 March 1955 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Einer gegen alle  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Anscocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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[After water's thrown in his face.]
Thorne: Thanks, it's a hot day.
Baddie: I don't like what you said.
Thorne: I said it was a hot day.
Baddie: Well, I don't like the way you said it.
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Great western-noir
2 January 2009 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

Another Jacques Tourneur's picturesque movie. This is a bright story about brave and honest Ranger, who is fighting about crime in a town in 19th century America! Here we can see many beautiful filmography in decent Tourneur's style. Mountains and stoned valleys. The film is an excellent example of fantastic taste that the great director has. His character is surely a hero, the hero who helps to believe that judges serve God, like angels. We recommend this film to everybody.

The special thanks to the artist of the film, he made the pictures be really surprising.

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