The Man From Laramie
The Man From Laramie (1955)

James Stewart re-teams with director Anthony Mann to play Will Lockhart, a Wyoming rancher who sets out to exact revenge on the men whose sale of guns to the Apaches resulted in the death of his brother. Upon reaching the New Mexico town of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 8, 2000
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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Atmospheric Western that is also filled with crime, mystery and suspense.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A revenge Western Shakespeare might have liked.

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Emanuel Levy

This adult psychological Western represents one of the best collaborations between director Anthony Mann and star Jimmy Stewart.

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Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Taut, brutal Western with King Lear overtones

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The fifth of Anthony Mann's five Westerns with Jimmy Stewart, The Man from Laramie looks more and more like the best of the lot.

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
An okay movie for a western, Stewart is a great actor, and he brings the movie to life.
Stephen M
This was the last, and arguably the best, of five marvellous westerns directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart, remarkable for their psychological… More
Devon Bott
Like the Sons of Katie Elder, The Man from Laramie deals heavily with father/son relationships in the old west, and how the weak son fails the empire-carving… More
Ken Stachnik
Couldn't get into it. Beautifully crafted though
xGary Xx
James Stewart plays an army captain on the trail of gun runners who sold rifles to the Apache resulting in the death of his brother. Mann and Stewart made some… More
Michael Gildea
Such a great western. The landscapes and cinematography Mann employs are incredible even if the colors are oversaturated. The villains (namely Dave) are truly… More