Not Rated | | Drama, Western
After helping a wounded gang member, a strong-willed female saloon owner is wrongly suspected of murder and bank robbery by a lynch mob.
Sterling Hayden was an unusual choice for the title role since he didn't know how to ride a horse, play the guitar or shoot a gun.
How'd Turkey take it? Hard?
Johnny: You ever know anyone to take a hangin' easy?
In the beginning of the film, when Johnny Guitar passes by the miners riding, his shadow is projected to his left side. In the next shot it is projected to his right side.
Dive deep into everything about film festivals, family entertainment, IMDb Picks, and more.