The sheriff of a small town in southwest Texas must keep custody of a murderer whose brother, a powerful rancher, is trying to help him escape. After a friend is killed trying to muster support for him, he and his deputies - a disgraced drunk and a cantankerous old cripple - must find a way to hold out against the rancher's hired guns until the marshal arrives. In the meantime, matters are complicated by the presence of a young gunslinger - and a mysterious beauty who just came in on the last stagecoach. Written by
The fought back to back...No quarter given...No quarter asked...No way in...No way out...of Rio Bravo
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Did You Know?
The movie had an interesting preview trailer. In the trailer, Ricky Nelson
finishes playing his guitar, then he turns to the camera and talks about the exciting nature of the film. After some clips are shown, they cut back to Nelson who lists the cast members. When he does not mention his own name, we hear the voice of Dean Martin
say off camera "What about Rick Nelson"? See more
When Chance rushes into a stable, his hat flies off. But in the next shot it is back on his head. See more
John T. Chance
Joe, you're under arrest.
Edited into La classe américaine
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