The Gunfight at Dodge City Poster

Release Date: 1959

DVD Release Date: May 13th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Gambler and gunman Bat Masterson (Joel McCrea) rides into Dodge City, Kan., to visit his straight-arrow brother, Ed (Harry Lauter), who is hoping to defeat crooked sheriff Jim Regan (Don Haggerty) in an upcoming election. Bat purchases and renovates a rundown saloon, attracting the notice of Regan's henchmen. A shooting during the saloon's opening-night celebration causes Bat to pursue his own political vendetta against Regan and attempt to clean up the town's corruption once and for all.

Cast: Joel McCrea, Julie Adams, John McIntire, Nancy Gates, Richard Anderson, James Westerfield, Walter Coy, Don Haggerty

Director: Joseph Newman

Genres: Western

Production Co: The Mirisch Corporation [us]

Keywords: Tense, Office, Transformation, Murder, Spirited, Engaging, Revenge, Brother