Hangman's Knot Poster

Release Date: 1952

DVD Release Date: June 15th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Major Matt Stewart (Randolph Scott) leads a troop of Confederate soldiers on a raid, targeting a wagon that is transporting Union gold. All of the Union soldiers are killed except for one, who informs Stewart that the war had already ended a month ago. Stewart leads the troop into hiding, knowing they could face murder charges. After capturing a coach driven by nurse Molly Hull (Donna Reed), the soldiers try to evade a group of bandits chasing them to steal the gold.

Cast: Randolph Scott, Donna Reed, Claude Jarman Jr., Richard Denning, Lee Marvin, Frank Faylen, Glenn Langan, Jeanette Nolan

Director: Roy Huggins

Genres: Western

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Witty, Tense, Soldier, Escape