Approved | | Western
A Texas cattle agent witnesses first hand, the brutal lawlessness of Dodge City and takes the job of sheriff to clean the town up.
Country rock band Pure Prairie League, which had a mid-'70s hit called "Amie" and later employed future country star Vince Gill as lead singer for hits like "Let Me Love You Tonight" and "I'm Almost Ready," took their name from a temperance union portrayed in this film.
Rusty Hart: I never heard of him. What part of Texas is he from?
Wade Hatton: Stratford-on-Avon.
The fast passenger steam locomotives of the era had only 2 large driving wheels each side. The slow freight locomotive in the film has 4 driving wheels each side. The director has had 2 of these 4 wheels painted white to simulate a passenger locomotive. The locomotive in the film is a more modern locomotive and so it is able to speed along even though it is a freight locomotive.
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