After a card game Southerner Owen Pentecost finds himself the owner of a Denver hotel. Involved with two women - one who came with the hotel, and one newly arrived from the East to open a dress shop - he then has to make even more fundamental choices when, with the start of the Civil War, he becomes one of a small minority in a strongly Unionist town.

  1. Jacques Tourneur


  2. Robert Hardy Andrews


  3. Lesser Samuels


Top Billed Cast

  1. Virginia Mayo

    Virginia Mayo

    Ann Merry Alaine

  2. Robert Stack

    Robert Stack

    Owen Pentecost

  3. Ruth Roman

    Ruth Roman

    Boston Grant

  4. Alex Nicol

    Alex Nicol

    Captain Stephen Kirby

  5. Raymond Burr

    Raymond Burr

    Jumbo Means

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Great Day in the Morning
Great Day in the Morning


Status Released

Release Information

  • May 16, 1956


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 32m

Budget -

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