A grizzled gunslinger (Glenn Ford) returns to his homestead after years away to discover his wife and children recently abducted by the Apache. In the company of a peaceable neighbor (Arthur Kennedy) and a colorful tracker (Dean Jagger), he sets off on a perilous quest to try and obtain their safe return. Gripping oater co-stars Harry Dean Stanton, Paul Fix, Barbara Babcock. 94 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.