Jimmy Pearls, a directionless young drifter, kills Henry Logan's son and two other men after he found out that they murdered Jimmy's parents for their land. Trying to get away from Logan's vengeance, he goes to ground in the mountains and meets Winston Patrick Culler, an old trapper, who becomes his traveling companion and protector. Jimmy doesn't understand though why Culler is helping him... Written by
Willy Vanhaelen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
This was one of John Carpenter's first scripts . In an interview with the UK magazine " Films and Filming " in the late 70' s, he said that he had desperately wanted to cast John Wayne and Elvis Presley in the two leads. See more
When the Culler stuntman runs the horse into the boathouse and falls off, he suddenly sits up in a different position. See more