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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 »
Don Murray previously chosen to play U S Marshall Joe Belle refused to rehearse and read lines of dialog in Steve McQueen's office, telling he had already done thirty movies .
Sam, I never did see such a pasty-faced bunch of marshals.
The rifle Steve McQueen uses in the film is a Winchester Model 1876, stated to be chambered in .45-60 Winchester, however, the rifle was actually chambered in .45-75 Winchester. The real life Tom Horn carried a Winchester Model 1894 chambered in .30-30 Winchester.