The Man from Colorado (1949)





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Glenn Ford is top-billed in Man From Colorado, though he's anything but a hero. Ford plays a seriously disturbed Civil War vet who kills because he enjoys killing. William Holden, Ford's army buddy, tries to stem Ford's homicidal tendencies. When Ford is appointed the "hanging" judge of a Colorado town, Holden signs on as his deputy. The final break between the two onetime friends comes when Holden casts his lot with a group of disgruntled miners whom Ford has disenfranchised. A fistfight in a … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Drama, Action & Adventure, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Robert D. Andrews, Borden Chase, Robert Hardy Andrews, Ben Maddow
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 8, 2004
Columbia Pictures


as Col. Owen Devereaux

as Capt. Del Stewart

as Caroline Emmett

as Big Ed Carter

as Doc Merriam

as Johnny Howard

as Sgt. Jericho Howard

as Easy Jarrett

as Dickson

as Mutton McGuire

as Jack Rawson

as Charlie Trumbull

as Roger MacDonald

as Powers

as Rebel Major

as Veteran

as Veteran

as Citizen
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All Critics (2)

... an interesting failure that meant well but failed to deliver.

Full Review… | October 22, 2006
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March 12, 2013

Audience Reviews for The Man from Colorado


... an interesting failure that meant well but failed to deliver. i enjoyed seeing ford play bad guy.

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