Tom Horn (1980)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Romance

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A renowned former army scout is hired by ranchers to hunt down rustlers but finds himself on trial for the murder of a boy when he carries out his job too well. Tom Horn finds that the ...See full summary »


  • Steve McQueen in Tom Horn (1980)
  • Steve McQueen and Linda Evans in Tom Horn (1980)
  • Steve McQueen and Richard Farnsworth in Tom Horn (1980)
  • Steve McQueen and Richard Farnsworth in Tom Horn (1980)
  • Steve McQueen and Richard Farnsworth in Tom Horn (1980)

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Cast & Crew

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William Wiard


Thomas McGuane (screenplay), Bud Shrake (screenplay)

Did You Know?


According to director Arthur Penn, the real-life Tom Horn was the inspiration for the villainous Marlon Brando character in his film The Missouri Breaks (1976). In interviews, Penn described his screenwriter, Thomas McGuane, as an expert on the life of Tom Horn, which may be why McGuane is also one of the ... ...


Tom Horn: Keep your nerve Sam, 'cause I'm gonna keep mine.


In the opening sequence, the wording says, "In 1901 he drifted into Wyoming 'Territory'". Wyoming had been a state since 1890.


Plot Summary


Crime | Drama | Romance | Western

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