A Gunfight (1971)

A Gunfight





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A Gunfight was the first mainstream American film to be produced by an Indian tribe -- specifically, the Jicarilla Apaches of New Mexico. Kirk Douglas and Johnny Cash star as Will and Abe, two long-in-tooth gunfighters with nary a dime between them. Although Will and Abe are fast friends, they agree to a winner-take-all showdown, selling tickets to the momentous event. The townspeople are certain that Will is going to win the shootout, but he knows that it would be a fatal mistake to … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Western
Directed By:
Written By: Harold Jack Bloom
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Paramount Pictures


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Critic Reviews for A Gunfight

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 10, 2005
New York Times
Top Critic

It's agin bloodlust, but is all about bloodlust to sell its tale.

Full Review… | April 23, 2008
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Great names (Douglas and Cash) do not a great western necessarily make. This is definitely not a great oater.

April 20, 2007
Kansas City Kansan

January 12, 2007
Denton Record-Chronicle

Audience Reviews for A Gunfight

A clip from this film featuring Johnny Cash as Abe Cross saying "You stay the hell away from me, ya hear?" is featured in Cash's widely acclaimed final music video "Hurt".

Kirk Douglas' son is played by his real life son Eric Douglas (1958-2004).

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