Remake of the 1950 James Stewart Western movie of the same title has two brothers, one an ex-con the other a law officer, competing for possession of the famed repeating rifle.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dakin McAdam
Bart McAdam
High-Spade Johnny Dean
William Kerwin ...
Roland Harcourt
Meriden (as Barbara Luna)
Ben McAdam
David Pritchard ...
Dan McAdam
Jake Starret
Jan Arvan ...
Santiago Ortega
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Remake of the 1950 James Stewart Western movie of the same title has two brothers, one an ex-con the other a law officer, competing for possession of the famed repeating rifle.

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Mile by Mile...Showdown by Showdown...He Wreaked the West's Most Terrifying Vengeance!







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14 March 1967 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?


Dan Duryea and John Doucette also appeared in the original 1950 theatrical version, of which this is a remake. See more »


Rifles were cocked multiple times without any empty shells being ejected. See more »


Version of Hell's Belles (1969) See more »

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Tepid Remake
8 January 2014 | by (Indiana, USA) – See all my reviews

Not unwatchable, but close to it. I agree with malcomgsw, this pales in comparison to the classic from 1950, one of my personal favorites from any genre. The changes to the plot do not improve upon the original but overly complicate it - in this case less is more. John Saxon gives the best performance here, making the most of a thin script. Saxon is good at playing creeps, see him in "The Appaloosa" with Brando. Tom Tryon gives a wooden performance, shortly before giving up acting to become a writer. It was gratifying to see Dan Duryea from the earlier film, but his turn here seems tired, while in the original he was one of the more memorable villains in screen history. John Drew Barrymore's hippie character is unusual, but out of place in a western, kind of like Donald Sutherland in "Kelly's Heroes". All in all, an inferior remake of a superior film. I would, however, take issue with malcolmgsw's comment that some IMDb contributors seem to "want to eulogize the guns that are featured in films rather than dwell on their harmful consequences". We can of course, dwell on anything we want to, but while we're dwelling, what about the people living on the frontier whose lives were saved by having firearms nearby? Just saying.

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