Yellow Sky
Yellow Sky (1948)

William Wellman's westerns always seemed a little claustrophobic, but in Yellow Sky the director's technique works to the film's advantage. Outlaw leader Gregory Peck takes refuge in a frontier ghost town. The only inhabitants… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1948
DVD Release Date: May 23, 2006
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

For seventy-odd minutes, in this scorcher from Twentieth Century-Fox, the guns blaze, fists fly and passions tangle in the best realistic Western style.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Takes some unusual detours that allow it to stand out from the pack.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This superior western is marked by an outstanding performance by Gregory Peck.

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Stella Dallas
unheralded wellman western with gregory peck leading a band of outlaws across death valley to hole up in the ghost town of yellow sky. an excellent variation on… More
Bruce Bruce
Excellent Western where Gregory Peck plays an Outlaw with a gang who is chased across the salt flats into what appears to be a ghost town where near dying of… More
jay nixon
Good cast, ordinary western.