• The Naked Spur (1997)

The Naked Spur

Release Date: September 24th, 1997

DVD Release Date: August 15th, 2006

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary

Howard Kemp (James Stewart) has been tracking killer Ben Vandergroat (Robert Ryan) for a long time. In the Colorado Rockies, he teams up with prospector Jesse Tate (Millard Mitchell) and former Union soldier Roy Anderson (Ralph Meeker). Thinking Kemp is a sheriff, they agree to help for a small fee. When they catch Vandergroat, he tells them Kemp is pursuing a $5,000 bounty. After demanding equal shares, the uneasy alliance heads for Kansas as Vandergroat tries to turn them against each other.

Cast: James Stewart, Janet Leigh, Robert Ryan, Ralph Meeker, Millard Mitchell

Director: Anthony Mann

Genres: Western

Production Co: Loew's Inc., Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Dark, Soldier, Fall, Pursuit, Rivalry


Nominated Writing (Story and Screenplay)