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Release Date: 1948

DVD Release Date: June 6th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
Thieves and rustlers Robert Hightower (John Wayne), Pete Fuerte (Pedro Armendáriz) and the Abilene Kid (Harry Carey Jr.) rob a bank in a small Arizona town. Pursued across the desert by the indefatigable Sheriff Buck Sweet (Ward Bond), the trio lose their horses, suffer injuries, and come across a stranded woman (Mildred Natwick) who is dying while giving birth. Promising to carry the woman's newborn to safety, the repentant criminals struggle to reach the village of New Jerusalem.

Cast: John Wayne, Pedro Armendáriz, Harry Carey Jr., Ward Bond, Mildred Natwick, Charles Halton, Jane Darwell, Mae Marsh

Director: John Ford

Genres: Western

Production Co: Argosy Productions Corporation

Keywords: Mother, Pursuit, Transformation, Small town, Intense, Rousing, Passionate