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The Violent Men (1955)

The Violent Men (1955)

The Violent Men





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Based on Donald Hamilton'snovel, Rough Company, this western follows the struggle of peace-loving rancher John Parrish (Glenn Ford) as he tries to prevent being driven off of his land by a wealthy, crippled land owner, Lew Wilkinson (Edward G. Robinson). However, when one of Parrish's men dies at the hands of one of Wilkinson's thugs, Parrish puts aside his pacifism as he goes to war with the greedy land baron.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Harry Kleiner
In Theaters:
On DVD: Apr 5, 2005
Columbia Pictures


Glenn Ford
as John Parrish
Barbara Stanwyck
as Martha Wilkison
Edward G. Robinson
as Lee Wilkison
Dianne Foster
as Judith Wilkison
Brian Keith
as Cole Wilkison
May Wynn
as Caroline Vail
Warner Anderson
as Jim McCloud
Basil Ruysdael
as Tex Hinkleman
Richard Jaeckel
as Wade Matlock
Jack Kelly
as DeRosa
Willis B. Bouchey
as Sheriff Martin Kenne...
Peter Hanson
as George Menefee
James Anderson
as Hank Purdue
William Phipps
as Bud Hinkleman
Edmund Cobb
as Anchor Rider
Raymond Greenleaf
as Dr. Henry Crowell
John Halloran
as 2nd Farmer
Walter Beaver
as Hinkleman's Son
Robert Bice
as Tony, Parrish Ranch ...
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Critic Reviews for The Violent Men

All Critics (2)

Robinson, Ford, Stanwyck and Keith know how to act.

Full Review… | June 17, 2006
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February 23, 2013

Audience Reviews for The Violent Men

Lurid way over the top western with Barbara oozing malevolence.

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