In the final days of the Old West, a former desperado faces down a now drunken ex-sheriff, who was his long time nemesis.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bess, Harry's Girlfriend in Bell City / member of acting troupe
Jason Michas ...
Moses, young town boy
Len Birman ...
Maurice Brand ...
Graham McPherson ...
Eugene Lippert, Editor Bell City Gazette
Vladimír Valenta ...
Mordecai Hurwitz, General Store
Linda Sorensen ...
Lenny, Bartender Bell's Saloon


In the dying days of the Old West, ex-outlaw Handsome Harry Holland is released from prison an old man. Barely recognizable, he heads to Bell City where he only interests children amazed at his gun handling skills. Holland goes for a drink at the saloon where four men are playing cards. One of them , Reggie Bell, is the no good son of the town boss. Reggie is cheating at poker as usual but no one dares speak. Holland joins the game and wins all of Reggie's money who gives an IOU to Holland. Holland tries to cash the IOU at the bank but the corrupt sheriff orders him out of town, at Reggie's orders. Undeterred, Holland forces the bank teller to honor Reggie's IOU but the sheriff prevents him from leaving town with the money. The sheriff draws on Holland who kills him in self-defense. Wounded by the deputies, Holland runs in the local hotel. A stand-off ensues, with Holland stuck in the hotel and the deputies unable to get him. Holland refuses to surrender to a fair trial. In his room, ... Written by nufs68

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Two great men of action in one great new motion picture.


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Release Date:

15 July 1984 (USA)  »

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$4,200,000 (estimated)

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James Coburn took over from an ailing Burt Lancaster See more »


In the beginning of the movie, Handsome Harry shoots a hole in his hat to give the kid a scare. He comments that it is his only hat. In the rest of the movie, that same hat does not have a hole in it. See more »


Harry H. Holland aka Handsome Harry Holland: Moses, I want you to get these foolish ideas of Billy the Kid out of your head, huh? Oh, he could maybe take a life, but he could never live one.
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Great movie, memorable and enjoyable
15 March 2004 | by (Montreal, Canada) – See all my reviews

I fist saw this movie sometime in the mid-eighties back in Saudi, channel 3, although, any nudity was edited out. It left a solid impression on me, particularly some of the quotes by Kirk D. and James C., and the way that rich punk Reggie talked pouring alcohol on the floor "go ahead lick it up, ain't nobody but us watch'in and we don't give a sh*t", to a drunk James C., who replies with a cool deep voice "you piss'in me off Reggie". Also James C.'s shoot out scene with some spanish bandit...spanish dude "senor we are six people with two horsees, and you are 2 peoples with 3 horsees , we would only like to borrow one of your horsees" ...Sherif replies "Go to hell." The Movie is well worth a view, I'd give it a *** out of ****.

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