Rough Night in Jericho
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Rough Night in Jericho
This typical western tale of beleaguered townsfolk mustering up the courage to fight the villain that controls their town with an iron fist features atypically bloody violence. Supposedly the top peacekeeper in the frontier town of Jericho, Sheriff Alex Flood (Dean Martin) is actually a ruthless bully and racketeer who owns or profitably intimidates every enterprise in Jericho with the help of his henchmen, including the Yarbrough (Slim Pickens). That is, every business except the lucrative stagecoach line run by the widow Molly Lang (Jean Simmons) and Hickman (John McIntire). Predictably,… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This ugly routine Western is advertised as the kind of old-fashioned one they used to make."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Violent Dean Martin western is so-so."
‑ Steve Crum, Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers
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