Based on a story by Louis L'Amour, this moody frontier drama stars John Wayne as a cavalry rider who comes to the aid of rancher Geraldine Page and her son when they are trapped in the middle of Apache raids on the territory. Serving as the pair's protector, Wayne forms a bond with them that changes all of their lives. With Ward Bond, Leo Gordon, Michael Pate; directed by John Farrow. Not in 3D. 83 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; "making of" documentary; featurettes; photo gallery; theatrical trailers.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress (Geraldine Page), Best Original Story