The Man from Colorado (1949)





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In this film, Glenn 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.
Action & Adventure , Classics , Drama , Western
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Columbia Pictures

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Glenn Ford
as Col. Owen Devereaux
William Holden
as Capt. Del Stewart
Ellen Drew
as Caroline Emmett
Ray Collins
as Big Ed Carter
Edgar Buchanan
as Doc Merriam
Jerome Courtland
as Johnny Howard
James Millican
as Sgt. Jericho Howard
Jim Bannon
as Nagel
Denver Pyle
as Easy Jarrett
James Bush
as Dickson
Mikel Conrad
as Morris
David Clarke
as Mutton McGuire
Ian MacDonald
as Jack Rawson
Clarence Chase
as Charlie Trumbull
Stanley Andrews
as Roger MacDonald
Myron Healey
as Powers
David York
as Rebel Major
Ben Corbett
as Deputy
Fred Graham
as Parks
Phin Holder
as Sandes
Fred Coby
as Veteran
Ray Hyke
as Veteran
Pat O'Malley
as Citizen
Walter S. Baldwin
as Tom Barton
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March 12, 2013

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

Full Review… | October 22, 2006
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... an interesting failure that meant well but failed to deliver. i enjoyed seeing ford play bad guy.

Greg Wood
Greg Wood

Well produced with a great cast, but a rather ordinary western. The costumers are fair as is the period detail. Good story though.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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