Hour of the Gun
Hour of the Gun (1967)

John Sturges directed this sequel to his Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, which is more of a melancholy character study than an action Western. The Edward Anhalt screenplay (based on Douglas D. Martin's Tombstone's Epitaph) traces Wyatt… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 1, 1967
DVD Release Date: May 17, 2005
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Depicts folk-hero Wyatt Earp's moral decline from upstanding lawman to someone so filled with hatred that he's bent on personal revenge.

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David Nusair
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...marvelously entertaining performances...

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Rewritten history (Wyatt Earp) is somber offering

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Dean McKenna
Other riveting, based on the story of showdown between the Earps and the Clanton gang s certainly as much a part of American mythology as I believe this since I… More
xGary Xx
An unusually dour James Garner in another solid telling of the Wyatt Earp story, unusually opening with the gunfight at the OK Corral. Jason Robards is a nicely… More
Jeffrey Meyers
Excellent western- Be sure to check it out on HD Movie Net