A typical "adult" western story with a few modern touches, such as the use of some cuss words here and there, along with talk about rape and houses of ill-repute, but the basic story is still the same. A land baron wants more land and is putting the pressure on some emigrating Confederate
homesteaders who have moved north after the Civil War. They enlist the help of Union Army vet McCrea, whom they found almost dead after he had been ambushed. The homesteaders happen to be traveling across the land that is ruled by McCrea's half-brother Kelley. McCrea works for peace on both sides,
but to no avail. At the same time, Ansara, a local cattle rustler, uses the homestea...