While racing toward the town of Red Rock in post-Civil War Wyoming, bounty hunter John "The Hangman" Ruth and his fugitive prisoner encounter another bounty hunter and a man who claims to be a sheriff. Hoping to find shelter from a blizzard, the group travels to a stagecoach stopover located on a mountain pass. After encountering four strangers, they may not make it to their destination.
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The plot is basically the same as Rawhide (1951), in which outlaws take over a stagecoach way station. In that movie, however, they are waiting for a gold shipment instead of trying to free a prisoner. Read More