Hang 'em High
Hang 'em High (1968)

Ex-lawman turned rancher Jed Cooper (Clint Eastwood) is moving a small herd of cattle when a group of nine men on horseback, led by Captain Wilson (Ed Begley Sr.), ride up and accuse him of having stolen the cattle and killed their owner.… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: July 31, 1968
DVD Release Date: June 19, 2001
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Fernando F. Croce

Ted Post's direction is especially adroit at keeping the baroque flurries bubbling under the deceptive surface of old-pro craftsmanship

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Move over squeaky clean John Wayne, a new darker western hero by the name of Clint Eastwood has arrived to challenge your title as top cowboy star!

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Chris Cabin

Though not high-minded debate, Hang 'Em certainly counts as a solid victory lap

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Not one of Eastwood's best, but still a good film.

Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

This is the film that brought Clint Eastwood (and his reefer smoking habit) back from Sergio Leoneland to Hollywood

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Chris Weber
This was Clint Eastwood's first western film post-Sergio Leone, and it's a pretty good one. Clint stars as Jed Cooper- an ex-lawman turned rancher… More
♥Robyn M♥
A man seeks revenge on the vigilante mob that attempted to hang him for a crime he didn't commit. this movie is classic clint eastwood with all the… More
Sajin P A
A group of nine men make the mistake of hanging an innocent man without a proper trial. With the man on the rope being Mr.Clint Eastwood, they made an even… More
Michael Gildea
Hang 'em High is such a disappointing pile of crap. (And I'm fairly certain I watched this divorced from the fact The Good, the Bad and the Ugly came… More
Conner Rainwater
A near perfect western. It's an old fashioned morality tale that only Clint Eastwood could bring to life. The fact that he survives a hanging and a Robocop… More
Randy Tippy
A good old fashioned western where vigilante justice goes awry by hanging the wrong man (see also: <i>The Ox-Bow Incident</i>), and Bruce Dern is an… More

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