• The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

The Ox-Bow Incident

Release Date: 1943

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

In this classic Western, wanderers Gil Carter (Henry Fonda) and Art Croft (Henry Morgan) ride into a small Nevada town plagued by cattle thieves. Initially suspected of being the rustlers themselves, Carter and Croft eventually join a posse out to get the criminals, who also may be involved in a recent shooting. When the posse closes in on a group that could be the fugitives, they must decide on a course of action, with numerous lives hanging in the balance.

Cast: Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews, Harry Morgan, Mary Beth Hughes, Anthony Quinn, William Eythe, Jane Darwell, Frank Conroy

Director: William A. Wellman

Genres: Western

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Pursuit, Tense, Emotional, Revenge, Small town


Nominated Outstanding Motion Picture