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Seven Ways from Sundown (1960)

Passed  -  Action | Adventure | Western  -  25 September 1960 (USA)
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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 »

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Seven Ways From Sundown Jones
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Jim Flood
Venetia Stevenson ...
Joy Karrington
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Texas Ranger Sergeant Henessey
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Texas Ranger Lieutenant Herly
Mary Field ...
Mrs. Karrington
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Graves
Suzanne Lloyd ...
Lucinda
Ward Ramsey ...
Fogarty
Don Collier ...
Duncan
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Beeker
Claudia Barrett ...
Gilda
Teddy Rooney ...
Jody
Don Haggerty ...
Dick Durton
Robert Burton ...
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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 - Sullivan passes up several chances to get away - but in the end Sullivan "asks for it" and Murphy obliges. Written by Rita Richardson <RRichar790@aol.com>

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texas | outlaw | new mexico | jail | capture | See more »

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The powerhouse story of the man who shook Texas like a pair of dice...and the Ranger who had to stop him dead in his tracks ! See more »


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25 September 1960 (USA)  »

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Les 7 chemins du couchant  »

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A month and half before production of Seven Ways from Sundown (1960) began, Audie Murphy separated from his wife. During filming the chemistry with co-star Venetia Stevenson lead to a well-publicized affair that lasted nearly a year. They had established a bond through their shared love of horses. See more »

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Big Lake is said, in the saloon scene, to be north of Sterling, Texas. In fact, it is southwest of Sterling. See more »

Quotes

Jim Flood: You know, you'd make a fair to middling bad man if you ever gave yourself half a chance.
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Sullivan and Murphy great together
6 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In this western starring the experienced and capable actor Audie Murphy and the veteran actor Barry Sullivan, Murphy is a somewhat green Texas ranger who is reluctantly sent to bring the outlaw Jim Ford to justice in New Mexico:the setting of New Mexico is, in truth, Utah. Jim Ford is a suave, intelligent man who is, nonetheless, dangerous. In the story the two cross a long, seemingly-never-ending desert, fighting off Ford's enemies, the enemies of Seven-Ways-From-Sundown(Murphy's character's name) and fighting the Indians, who are the enemies of both men. Though Seven-Ways-From-Sundown is, again, inexperienced, he is completely determined to bring Ford back. Though the movie seems somewhat long, no one is jaded from watching it. It is slow-moving but maintains the attention of the viewer(s). A great flick.


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