Approved | | Drama, Romance, Western
At a Mexican ranch, fugitive O'Malley and pursuing Sheriff Stribling agree to help rancher Breckenridge drive his herd into Texas where Stribling could legally arrest O'Malley, but Breckenridge's wife complicates things.
It is not too believable that 6 of the trail drivers were also musicians (harmonica, guitar, violin, accordion, clarinet, and snare drum), ready and willing to play around the campfire after 10 or 12 hours of herding cows and breathing dust. Welcome to Hollywood.
Now what's wrong.
Dana Stribling: I'm just pointing the wagon tongue towards the North Star. It'll help us get our bearings in the morning.
Kirk Douglas shoots one of three Indians who are merely hungry and looking for cows for food. When Rock Hudson goes to pick up the "dead" Indian to return him to his tribe and try to avoid being attacked, the "dead" Indian assists Rock in picking him up and putting him on the horse.