Charm, intelligence and success in criminal career doesn't prevent Paris Pitman Jr. to start doing ten years in prison, in the middle of the Arizona desert. However, those years should pass quickly because of a $500,000 loot previously stashed away. New idealistic warden would only make Pitman think of getting his fortune even sooner. He starts to manipulate everyone to achieve his goal. Written by
Dragan Antulov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Once upon a time, there was a crooked man. When he was good, he was very, very good. And when he was bad, it was murder...
Did You Know?
Much of the filming was done in the Joshua Tree National Monument, 50 miles northeast of Indio, California. This was the first time a movie was allowed to be filmed in the 500,000-acre National Park. The location was so remote that a wagon-rutted road had to be bulldozed and widened for a distance of three miles to provide vehicular access. See more
After escaping from prison, Pitman visits the widow Bullard and leaves the prison mule in her corral and takes a horse. After being bitten by the snake and dying, the warden takes his body back on the horse he rode, which now is a mule again. See more
Paris Pittman Jr.
[after discussing his hidden loot and escape plans
I'm putting my trust in all of you. Keep quiet.
The Missouri Kid
Like asking a pack of coyotes to keep quiet about a dead horse!
Referenced in Continental Divide
Abide with Me
Word by Henry F. Lyte
Music by William Monk
Version sung by Hume Cronyn. See more