RED SUNDOWN-an excellent 1956 Old West Western

This is a very good Old West Western and several of the best Characters like Rory Calhoun, Martha Hyer, Dean Jagger and others are in it. It seems the 1950’s had a bunch of these good ole Movies and this one does not let us DOWN.

Red Sundown is a 1956 American Western film directed by Jack Arnold and starring Rory CalhounMartha Hyer and Dean Jagger.

Red Sundown
Directed byJack Arnold
Produced byAlbert Zugsmith
Screenplay byMartin Berkeley
Based onLewis B. Patten
StarringRory Calhoun
Martha Hyer
Dean Jagger
Music byHans J. Salter
CinematographyWilliam Snyder
Edited byEdward Curtiss
Color processTechnicolor
Universal Pictures
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release dateMarch 1956
Running time81 minutes
CountryUnited States

Alec Longmire (Rory Calhoun), a gunfighter, decides to change his ways after nearly losing his life. He reforms, becoming a deputy to an honest sheriff, Jade Murphy (Dean Jagger), and falling in love with the sheriff’s daughter Caroline (Martha Hyer).