Man In The Shadow

1957, Movie, NR, 80 mins

Orson Welles is cast in his only western as a powerful rancher who runs his Texas Xanadu with an iron fist. When one of Welles' Mexican laborers is brutally beaten to death, sheriff Chandler starts applying pressure. He gets no support from the townsfolk, however, who fear that Welles will leave town and take his wealth with him. Chandler goes too far and ends up tied to the back of a pickup truck and dragged through town by a couple of Welles' henchmen. The finale has ranch foreman Larch emerging as the murderer, ending the inquiries into Welles' affairs. An average western elevated solely by Welles' excellent performance as a sort of western Kane.
Released: 1957 Rated: NR Length: 80 mins

Are You Watching?

Man In The Shadow
Loading ...

Where To Watch

Man In The Shadow
ONLINE
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular