Duncan and Susanna McKaskel are a young married couple travelling to the West with their son, hoping to start a new life. Along the way, they stop in a small town where they meet a gang of bandits led by Doc Shabitt. After Duncan unintentionally angers the gang, he and Susanna flee the town, but Shabitt leads his men in pursuit of revenge. A mysterious stranger by the name of Con Vallian soon begins helping the family as they try to find a new home and protects them from Shabitt's gang. Written by
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When Tom and Con are talking, Tom mentions his father being tough as a nail. Kate Capshaw
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When Susanna McKaskel shows pictures to Con Vallian, she tells him that her brother and friends are building a house for them at the foot of the Big Horn Mountains just west of Fort Kearney. The mountains of the Bighorn National Forest near Sheridan, Wyoming are over 700 miles from where Fort Kearney was located in central Nebraska. Also, none of the peaks are as high as the snow-covered peak shown in the final scenes of the movie. See more
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