John Sturges, who directed some of the best outdoors epics ever (BAD DAY AT BLACK ROCK; THE GREAT ESCAPE; GUNFIGHT AT THE O.K. CORRAL; THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN) should have looked more closely at the script. Aaron Rosenberg, former USC football star and producer of many interesting films (TONY
ROME; WINCHESTER 73; THE GREAT MAN; THE GLENN MILLER STORY), missed when he put this one together for Universal. Widmark is a gunman searching for his father, McIntire, who sold out five of his pals to attacking Indians, then escaped with a trove of $60,000 in gold. Reed is the widow of one of the
dead men. She and Widmark join forces to get to the truth and they wind up togethe...