The Wonderful Country

A gunman (Robert Mitchum) woos a major's (Gary Merrill) wife (Julie London) during a border fray.


1959, 96min., Rated NR

5:30pm

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Studio Spotlight

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10:20

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The Gunfight at Dodge City

Dodge City sheriff Bat Masterson (Joel McCrea) tries to defeat villains and win a woman's (Julie Adams) heart.

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81min., Rated NR

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Gun the Man Down

An outlaw is left by his cohorts and girlfriend to be captured after he is wounded during a heist. When he is released from prison, he tracks his old crew to a run-down town and plays a game of cat and mouse with them.

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Man of the West

A reformed Texas outlaw (Gary Cooper), a con man and a singer (Julie London) meet the outlaw's old gang.

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The Wonderful Country

A Mexican-raised gunman (Robert Mitchum) romances an Army major's (Gary Merrill) wife (Julie London) while trying to run guns on the Texas border.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Julie London, Gary Merrill | Directed By: Robert Parrish

96min., Rated NR

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The Claim

Twenty years after a town's founder (Peter Mullan) trades his wife and daughter for a gold claim, the two arrive in his town.

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Comes a Horseman

A rancher (James Caan) back from World War II helps a woman (Jane Fonda) fight a cattle baron (Jason Robards) who wants their Colorado land.

Starring: Jane Fonda, James Caan, Jason Robards | Directed By: Alan J. Pakula

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Bandido

A Mexican rebel's U.S. mercenary (Robert Mitchum) steals a shipment of guns and the wife (Ursula Thiess) of the soldier (Zachary Scott) guarding them.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Ursula Thiess, Zachary Scott | Directed By: Richard Fleischer

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Wanda Nevada

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78min., Rated NR