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Kirk Douglas produced, directed, and starred in this cynical western concerning Howard Nightingale (Kirk Douglas) a United States marshal who uses the pursuit of an outlaw to further his political career. Nightingale organizes a posse to track down Jack Strawhorn (Bruce Dern), a notorious bank robber. But Strawhorn turns the tables on Nightingale, kidnapping him and holding him hostage. He then demands that the posse pay $40,000 for Nightingale's safe return. In order to raise the money to free Nightingale, the posse must become bank robbers themselves. Meanwhile, Nightingale tries to insinuate himself with Strawhorn and cut a deal for his freedom.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/08/2013
UPC: 0883316858059
Original Release: 1975
Rating: PG
Source: Paramount (Pmt)
Time: 1:32:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kirk Douglas Marshal Howard Nightingale
Bruce Dern Jack Strawhorn
Bo Hopkins Wesley
James Stacy Hellman
Luke Askew Krag
David Canary Pensteman
Alfonso Arau Peppe
Katherine Woodville Mrs. Cooper
Mark Roberts Mr. Cooper
Dick O'Neill Wiley
Billy Burton McCanless
Gus Greymountain Reyno
Allan Warnick Telegrapher
Roger Behrstock Sheriff
Dick Armstrong Actor
Beth Brickell Mrs. Ross
Louie Elias Rains
Larry Finley Actor
Melody Thomas Laurie

Technical Credits
Kirk Douglas Director,Producer
Alexander Golitzen Art Director
Oliver Emert Set Decoration/Design
Phil Feldman Producer
Joseph E. Gershenson Score Composer
Catherine Hardwicke Production Designer
Clair Huffaker Screenwriter
Maurice Jarre Score Composer
Gordon Kay Producer
Christopher Knopf Screenwriter
Frederic Knudtson Editor
Fred Koenekamp Cinematographer
Tom Overton Sound/Sound Designer
Richard Portman Sound/Sound Designer
Fred R. Price Set Decoration/Design
William Roberts Screenwriter
Jack Roe Asst. Director
Clifford Stine Cinematographer
Alfred Sweeney Art Director
Bud Westmore Makeup
Charles Wheeler Cinematographer
John W. Wheeler Editor
Lyle Wheeler Production Designer,Set Decoration/Design

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