Man in the Saddle (1951)

Man in the Saddle


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Rancher Randolph Scott rides right into a romantic triangle in this moody western. He is forced to stand by as his mercenary girl friend (Joan Leslie) is lured away by a wealthy neighboring rancher (Alexander Knox). When the neighbor is killed, Scott is accused of the murder, and spends the balance of the film clearing himself. After a blood-spattered fistfight with a gunslinger (John Russell) and several gun battles, Scott consoles himself with schoolteacher Ellen Drew. Based on a novel by … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Action & Adventure, Classics
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Written By: Kenneth Gamet
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On DVD: Sep 6, 2005



as Owen Merritt

as Laurie Bidwell Isham

as Nan Melotte

as Will Isham

as Fay Dutcher

as Hugh Clagg

as Cultus Charley

as Pay Lankershim

as George Virk

as Juke Virk

as Lee Repp

as Tom Croker

as Sheriff Medary

as Love Bidwell
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Richly inventive Western, with excellent photography.

Full Review… | August 8, 2008
Classic Film and Television

The routine oater is impressive for its tough fight scenes.

Full Review… | March 10, 2005
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