This melodrama starring Robert Taylor and Burl Ives was directed by Henry Koster. An American business executive working in England wants to marry European refugee Elizabeth Mueller, but he... See full summary »
An American gunslinger kills a Mexican man in California immediately after the Mexican-American war. The killer is arrested and put on trial for murder with the Hispanic population waiting to learn of American justice.
This seems to be a loose re-make of "Rawhide"1951). The original being the better of the two. Tucker, Blanchard, and Fix tend to their acting chores adequately, however, considering producer Lyon brought to the screen such low-budget classics as 'Silver Star" and "Silent Raiders" this routine effort is decidedly disappointing. Nominated for 'best B&W photography, this is one of the last movies to be considered in that category, the Academy dropping it shortly thereafter.
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