Devil's Doorway (1950)
Release Date: Jan 1, 2003 Wide
Average Rating: 3.5/5
User Ratings: 113
Devil's Doorway was the first of many top-rank westerns directed by Anthony Mann. RobertTaylor is cast against type as a Native American named Lance Poole. Returning to his people's land after the Civil War, Poole discovers that the Indians are being victimized and persecuted--and, thanks to machinations of crooked lawyer Verne Coolan (Louis Calhern), it's all legal. Unable to turn to the Law to protect his tribesmen, Lance becomes what white men call a "renegade." Devil's Doorway was the
Jan 1, 2003 Wide
Dr. C.O. MacQuillan
Chief John Big Tree
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Mann somehow creates a brutal tension simply from this visual presentation of themes, perhaps because the issues at stake here are so emotional.
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