Yhe conclusion of our Western Mini-Film Festival!
A senator returns to a western town for the funeral of an old friend and tells the story of his origins.
Academy Awards: Best Costume Design nominee!
Faro Island Film Festival: Best Film nominee!
Online Film & Television Association: Hall Of Fame – Motion Picture award winner!
National Film Preservation Board, USA: Added to the National Film Registry in 2007!
4/4 Stars! “created much of the mythology of the Old West we carry in our minds…a gripping story” (Roger Ebert)
4/4 Stars! “one of the greatest Westerns ever made” (Film Frenzy)
4/4 Stars! “a most enjoyable western, beautifully shot in black and white, with two top-notch performers” (Combustible Celluloid)