Joel McCrea is William Frederick Cody, Buffalo Bill to generation of Americans, cavalry scout, buffalo hunter, Indian rights activist and Western hero, Maureen OHara is the well to do beauty from the East who falls in love with him, and must choose between wild passion and civilized society. Anthony Quinn is the Indian brave who was once like a brother to Cody and who is now his sworn enemy.
Aging gunslinger, Jimmy Ringo, rides into a strange town where hes immediately recognized. As kids gather at the saloon windows to glimpse the killer and townsfolk gossip about his exploits, the town marshal tries to keep the peace. He wants Ringo out of town, but Ringo asks for a few hours grace to see his sweetheart, whom he hasnt seen in more than eight years, and their son, whom hes never seen. Meanwhile, three angry cowboys are on his trail and the towns young hothead is scheming to see just how fast Jimmy is. Ringo wants to be left alone, to live with his family, maybe on a small ranch away from his reputation. But can he escape that reputation and find peace?
My Darling Clementine:
Wyatt Earp and his brothers Morgan and Virgil ride into Tombstone and leave brother James in charge of their cattle herd. On their return they find their cattle stolen and James dead. Wyatt takes on the job of town marshal, making his brothers deputies, and vows to stay in Tombstone until James killers are found. He soon runs into the brooding, coughing, hard-drinking Doc Holliday as well as the sullen and vicious Clanton clan. Wyatt discovers the owner of a trinket stolen from James dead body and the stage is set for the Earps long-awaited revenge.
Jim Douglas rides into town the night before the hanging of four outlaws. Hes been on their trail, believing they raped and killed his wife. But hours before the execution, the four escape, taking a beautiful young woman hostage. Now its a murderous race to the Mexican border. Taking charge of the posse, Douglas tracks down the criminals one by one - until the stunning, powerful conclusion reveals a terrible secret that leaves Douglas more desperate for salvation than revenge!
A man arrives in town posing as a hangman in order to free a gang of outlaws - one of them, his brother. He urges his younger brother to give up crime as the sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico...