Devil's Doorway
Devil's Doorway (1950)

This unusual western follows the travails of a Shoshone Indian who wins the Congressional Medal of Honor for fighting in the Civil War and returns to his Wyoming home. There he finds trouble when he encounters an Indian-hating lawyer who… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Western
Release Date: September 15, 1950
DVD Release Date: September 14, 2010
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Fernando F. Croce

Mann in his first western is a good two decades ahead of the game

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film marked an important turning point in the growth of the Hollywood Western.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Mann somehow creates a brutal tension simply from this visual presentation of themes, perhaps because the issues at stake here are so emotional.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Bleak, bitter attack on racial discrimination.

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Stella Dallas
remarkably enlightened western for 1950 in spite of robert taylor's cheesy performance as an indian. he's a shoshone civil war hero who comes home to… More