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...
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Did You Know?
This picture marked the return of John Wayne
to work after having a cancerous lung removed just four months earlier. He insisted on doing all his own stunts to show the public that the illness hadn't slowed him down. See more
When Ben Latta leaps forward to catch the revolver thrown by John Elder, the cable that snatches him backwards (after being shot by Morgan Hastings), can just be seen trailing behind him. 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
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