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The Hanged Man (1974)

Not Rated | | Western | TV Movie 13 March 1974
A gunfighter who survives his own hanging helps a young widow who is trying to keep a ruthless land baron from taking her ranch.

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James Devlin
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Josiah Lowe
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Sharon Acker ...
Carrie Gault
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Billy Irons
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Father Alvaro
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Soledad Villegas (as Barbara Luna)
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Lew Halleck
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Judge Homer Bayne
Bobby Eilbacher ...
Benjamin Gault
William Bryant ...
Dr. Lawrence Nye (as Bill Bryant)
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Joe 'Patch' Janney
John Mitchum ...
Eubie Turpin
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A gunfighter who survives his own hanging helps a young widow who is trying to keep a ruthless land baron from taking her ranch. Written by Anonymous

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[to Josiah Lowe]
Benjamin Gault: I've never been to a hanging. Mother might let you take me.
Carrie Gault: We'll be on the stage for home. Besides, you know how I feel about executions. There's some good in every man - killing him kills that, too.
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23 January 2000 | by See all my reviews

This is a pretty pointless movie. A western about a gunfighter who is hung but somehow comes back to life. He then fights an army of bad guys. These two events are totally unrelated and are the only discernable plot to the movie. Oh yeah, and for some reason this guy can read people's minds through the whole movie. Not much else to say here, except I am wondering how this managed to actually fill 90 whole minutes.


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