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A young cowboy, whose dedication to the principles of peace and reason has earned him a reputation for cowardice, overcomes his psychological aversion to violence after his elder brother unjustly censures him for not joining in a foolhardy gunfight in which their youngest brother is killed.

  1. Abner Biberman


  2. R. Wright Campbell


Top Billed Cast

  1. Fred MacMurray

    Fred MacMurray

    Will Keough

  2. Jeffrey Hunter

    Jeffrey Hunter

    Bless Keough

  3. Janice Rule

    Janice Rule

    Aud Niven

  4. Chill Wills

    Chill Wills


  5. Dean Stockwell

    Dean Stockwell

    Hade Keough

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Gun for a Coward
Gun for a Coward



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 30, 1957


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -



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