Approved | | Drama, Western
During the Alamo siege, John Stroud is sent to Ox Bow to protect the townsfolk but, following a massacre, he infiltrates Jess Wade's gang of turncoat renegades supporting the Mexicans.
Chill Wills (who plays John Gage in this film) was also in The Alamo (1960) playing Beekeeper.
Never thought I live to see the day Johnny Stroud would turn yellow.
2nd Alamo Soldier: Who said he is?
Alamo Soldier: He's runnin' out, isn't he?
3rd Alamo Soldier: Did you ever figure it might take more nerve to leave than to stay?
4th Alamo Soldier: The worse that can happen to you is that somebody will say you died a ...
The area shown in the film does not correspond with the areas it purportedly shows to be in Texas. Both Franklin and San Antonio were wooded and verdant areas and mostly flat at that time. The areas shown in the film are clearly the rolling and dry hills of Central California.