Rio Conchos Poster

Release Date: 1964

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
When a shipment of repeating rifles is stolen from the U.S. Cavalry, Capt. Haven (Stuart Whitman) and Sgt. Franklyn are sent to recover them and enlist the aid of an alcoholic former confederate and Indian hater, James Lassiter (Richard Boone) and a Mexican murderer, Rodriguez (Tony Franciosa). Lassiter, who owns one of the rifles, says it came from his embittered former commander Col. Pardee, while an Apache woman informant reveals that Pardee intends to sell the stolen arms to her people.

Cast: Stuart Whitman, Richard Boone, Anthony Franciosa, Wende Wagner, Warner Anderson, Jim Brown, Rodolfo Acosta, Barry Kelley

Director: Gordon Douglas

Genres: Western

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Tense, Quest, Sacrifice, Murder, Revenge, Gritty


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama