At Gunpoint (Gunpoint!)
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One of the best of the High Noon derivations, At Gunpoint is the story of reluctant hero Fred MacMurray. When a band of gunmen invade a small frontier town, storekeeper MacMurray fires off a lucky shot and kills the leader. Hailed as a hero, MacMurray realizes deep down that he's a coward. When the surviving gunmen return to town, thirsting for revenge, the townsfolk expect MacMurray to singlehandedly stand up to the villains. When he asks for help, his neighbors turn their backs on him, ordering him to get out of town to avoid further trouble. Only doctor Walter Brennan and… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"An almost total ripoff of the 1952 High Noon (only reversing that film's ending as far as the town's reaction)."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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