The Gunfighter
The Gunfighter (1950)

A retired gunslinger is forced to strap on his six-shooters once again by the vengeful brothers of a man he killed in self-defense.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 23, 1950
DVD Release Date: May 13, 2008
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A seminal Western superbly directed with restraint by Henry King.

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Michael H. Price
Fort Worth Business Press

Henry King's, and Gregory Peck's, best sagebrusher -- bar none.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Good movie about the consequences of our choices.

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Emanuel Levy

Gregory Peck is in top form as Johnny Ringo in Henry Koster's brooding psychological Western about a doomed gunslinger who wants to lay the guns down.

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Flixster Audience Score: 89% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
Terrific western drama of the deadiest shot in the Old West who returns to his old hometown and resumes his family together.
Jonny Crumley
Good western. Gregory Peck plays notorious gunfighter Jimmy Ringo, who gets challenged by every wannabe at every turn. The Gunfighter has a similar story to… More