PG | | Comedy, Crime, Romance
Due to the lack of men after the Civil War, a small western town allows a bachelorette with ulterior motives to save a horse thief from the gallows by marrying him. They must deal with his old gang, the Sheriff, the bank, and each other.
First film of John Belushi after being a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live (1975). This movie was released in the same year as National Lampoon's Animal House (1978).
Sheriff Andrew Kyle:
Julia, are you drunk?
Julia Tate: Sheriff Kyle, you know I don't drink.
Henry Moon: 'Course she don't drink!
Moon's middle name is said several times in the film to be Lloyd, but on the deposit slip his name is written as "Henry X. Moon."
The Paramount logo plays in reverse.
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