Stablehand Colly Vane, while out hunting, gets the drop on notorious wanted gunfighter The Domino Kid, and is forced to shoot him. When Colly brings the Kid's body into town to claim the reward, it's noticed that the Kid had been shot in the back. Instead of being hailed as a hero, Colly becomes the object of the townspeoples' derision for having shot the Kid in the back, is fired from his job and evicted from his house. To make matters worse, three gunfighters who were the Kid's friends come to town looking for him, and when they find out he's dead, set out to find and kill the man who did it. Written by
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When Lucas pulls into town in his wagon and stops across from a building that has a large window facing the street, the reflections of two crew members can be seen in the window as they duck down between the wagon and the building. See more
I sure was wrong not believin' Colly's story.
That may be, son, but you weren't as wrong as some of the older people in town who should have known better.
Well, maybe in some ways they could use a little growin' up, too.
Marshal Micah Torrance
In one way or another, Mark, we could all stand a little growin' up.
Well, that don't include you and Pa.
Yes, son - us too.
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his riffle and then stares into the camera. See more