The Bravados
The Bravados (1958)

Brooding Gregory Peck arrives in a small western town to witness the hanging of the men whom he holds responsible for the murder of his wife (they've been arrested for an unrelated crime). Through the help of a duplicitous executioner,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 24, 2005
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Christopher Lloyd
Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Gregory Peck was the perfect expression of idealized cinematic manhood: Remote yet full of passion, stern but empathetic, skilled in the ways of violence but reluctant to employ them.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Stumbles when it catches a bad case of religion.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

Henry King's stroll into Anthony Mann Country is a stronger, more limber, more complex Western than The Gunfighter

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Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

A-1 western revenge flick with strong Peck performance.

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jay nixon
Solid western with Peck as conflicted man who almost becomes amoral killer. Joan looks lovely and for the most part is good in a sketchy role.
Deb S
Gregory Peck plays Jim Douglass, a relentless man bent on avenging the rape and death of his wife by four outlaws six months earlier. He follows them to a small… More