The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their father in a card game with which he was shortly murdered there after but not before getting through the troubles that come with the Elders name. Written by
Christopher D. Ryan <email@example.com>
From the four winds they came, the four brothers, their eyes smoking and their fingers itching...
See more »
Did You Know?
Despite this being a big-budget movie with a large cast, Karl Swenson
was utilized to play two parts. He played "Doc Isdell" and also the bartender in the scene where the Dean Martin
character auctioned his eye. The bartender part actually had more lines of dialogue. See more
When John Elder is watching his mother's funeral, he is shown from three different angles, but he is also standing in three different spots. See more
I'm going with you. I can draw pretty fast. We can be famous -- like the Dalton Brothers!
They're famous -- but they're just a little bit dead. They were hung!
The Sons Of Katie Elder
Performed by The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra See more