Approved | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A one-armed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary.
The 54-year-old Spencer Tracy was widely felt to be too old to play a World War II veteran, especially as the film was set in 1945 when the war had only just ended.
Doc T.R. Velie Jr.:
Smith owned Adobe Flat. He leased it to Komoko. He figured he had cheated him because you gotta have water to raise anything. There never was any water on Adobe Flat. Komoko dug a well. He must have gone down sixty feet
Pete Wirth: He got plenty of water. That ...
After the chase when Tracy is driving the Jeep he arrives in town with a very dusty suit coat. Walking to the garage his coat is clean with no dust.