Hearing that Jim Sonnett is to be hanged, Will and Jeff hurry to a Western town. The killer of two maintains he's their relative. Grandfather Will doesn't buy his act, grandson Jeff wants to believe and does. The taciturn Sheriff doesn't care who's who, he's wary that the Sonnetts will break his notorious prisoner out, so he limits the pair's access to the jail. The carnival atmosphere surrounding the big execution unhinges the youngest Sonnett. Written by
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When Jeff goes into the Sheriff's office to see "The Killer" who claims to be his father, the Sheriff frisks him, and messes up his hair. Jeff next walks to the cell, where he looks through the bars - his hair is suddenly neatly combed. See more
It has always been my opinion that the night before the big day should be enjoyed. It's a bit of a let down after the cut down, if you know what I mean.