When the Daltons Rode Poster

Release Date: 1940

DVD Release Date: June 1st, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
Tod Jackson (Randolph Scott) is a lawyer passing through the frontier. In Kansas, he decides to pay a visit to the Daltons, a family he knew during his youth. He arrives to discover that the family is in crisis. A ruthless development company wants to use their land for railroad expansion. Bob Dalton (Broderick Crawford), accused on false murder charges, asks Tod to defend him in court. A violent courtroom confrontation turns the Daltons into outlaws, and they are forced to go on the run.

Cast: Randolph Scott, Kay Francis, Brian Donlevy, George Bancroft, Broderick Crawford, Stu Erwin, Andy Devine, Frank Albertson

Director: George Marshall

Genres: Western

Keywords: Family, Rivalry, Murder, Gripping, Forbidden love, Underdog