Richard Widmark and Henry Fonda star! Notorious gunman Clay Blaisedell takes the job of marshal to reign in a violent mob. But Deputy Gannon fears that this marshal may be the biggest criminal of all.



A legendary gunman becomes the town marshal of Warlock in hopes of ending a gang’s rampage. A deputy, who is a reformed criminal, strongly opposes the new marshal’s methods and insists they do everything by the book.