Tension at Table Rock

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When the owner of a stagecoach station is killed, a gunman takes his place.

Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • October 3, 1956



Featured Review

A review by John Chard

By John Chard

The Ballad of Wes Tancred.

Tension at Table Rock is directed by Charles Marquis Warren and is adapted to screenplay by Winston Miller from the novel "Bitter Sage" written by Frank Gruber. It stars Richard Egan, Dorothy Malone, Cameron Mitchell, Billy Chapin, Royal Dano, Edward Andrews and John Dehner. Music is by Dimitri Tiomkin and Technicolor cinematography is by Joseph Biroc.

Wes Tancred (Egan) is a weary gunslinger who is wandering the plains after having been accused of a cowardly killing. Assuming the name of John Bailey, he happens upon the "Bitter Sage" ranch and events there will... read the rest.

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