Man Without a Star
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Man Without a Star
In this deceptively titled and paced Western, Kirk Douglas shines in the hyper-macho role of Dempsey Rae, a good-natured drifter with a mysterious past up from Texas, a top hand with a gun, a horse, or a herd, who can even play the banjo and sing. He rides into a Wyoming town in a freight car, in the company of much younger drifter Jeff Jimson (William Campbell), who knows even less about the West than he does about life. Dempsey gets Jeff out of a few scrapes with the law, and both get hired by the foreman (Jay C. Flippen) of the Triangle Ranch. With 8,000 head, the Triangle is already the… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A conventional range war cowboy story."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Solid old-fashioned Western."
‑ Carol Cling, Las Vegas Review-Journal
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