Man in the Saddle
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Man in the Saddle
Rancher Randolph Scott rides right into a romantic triangle in this moody western. He is forced to stand by as his mercenary girl friend (Joan Leslie) is lured away by a wealthy neighboring rancher (Alexander Knox). When the neighbor is killed, Scott is accused of the murder, and spends the balance of the film clearing himself. After a blood-spattered fistfight with a gunslinger (John Russell) and several gun battles, Scott consoles himself with schoolteacher Ellen Drew. Based on a novel by Ernest Haycox, Man in the Saddle was the first of the lucrative collaborations between star Randolph… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Richly inventive Western, with excellent photography."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"The routine oater is impressive for its tough fight scenes."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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