This oddly titled crime melodrama stars Montgomery as a rather moral blackmailer seeking revenge for the death of a friend. Montgomery arrives in a small New Mexico town during fiesta time looking for crime boss Clark. Smith, an FBI agent who has been tracking Montgomery, confronts him,
telling him he suspects that Montgomery has evidence that will incriminate Clark--a mobster he has long been trying to nail--and asks Montgomery to cooperate. Montgomery tells Smith he doesn't know what he's talking about, but he does
have the evidence, a cancelled check that links Clark to vast
illegal profits the mobster has pocketed. Montgomery goes to Clark and offers to ...