Dramatic B&W Western starring Gregory Peck in the titular role
Released in 1950, “The Gunfighter” stars Gregory Peck as a middle-aged quick-draw gunfighter who rides into a Southwestern town where his fame excites the populace and attracts young bucks wanting to make a name. Millard Mitchell plays the sheriff, an old friend, while Helen Westcott appears as his former babe. Karl Malden plays the bartender while Jean Parker is on hand as a saloon singer.
The movie starts great with a saloon confrontation and a chase in the desert wilderness. Too bad the B&W photography renders the aw... read the rest.