DVD | Western | 06 Sep 2017
THE TALL T - Pat Brennan finds himself in the middle of a bad situation. Having gambled his horse away, he kindly accepts a ride from Willard (John Hubbard) and Doretta Mims (Maureen O'Sullivan) aboard their stagecoach. But when it is hijacked by a trio of merciless bandits, led by the heartless Frank Usher (Richard Boone) all hell breaks loose and it is up to Brennan and his companions to hatch a cunning plan of escape. Based on a story by revered author Elmore Leonard, The Tall T is a taut and thrilling Western from respected genre director Budd Boetticher.
DECISION AT SUNDOWN - Tough-as-leather gunslinger Bart Allison (Randolph Scott) rides into town intending to exact revenge on local roughneck Tate Kimbrough (John Carroll), for kidnapping his wife. But it seems both men have blood on their hands over the woman's shock suicide. Coming to terms with their actions, their violent past and their haunted destiny, both men must not only face the truth but each other for one mighty showdown to make things right once and for all. A tense and consequential trip into the Western terrain from respected genre director Budd Boetticher), Decision at Sundown captures the brutal essence of small town justice.
BUCHANAN RIDES ALONE - The Noose was always waiting for a stranger like Buchanan. Making the arduous journey from Mexico back home to West Texas, exhausted mercenary Tom Buchanan (Randolph Scott) rests his horse in an otherwise quiet border town. But all is not what it seems and he soon discovers that almost every resident - from crooked Sheriff Lew (Barry Kelley) through to the shifty-eyed innkeeper - is a member of the prominent Agry family. Corruption is widespread and when Buchanan steps to the defense of Juan de la Vega (Manuel Rojas), a young man about to be lynched for shooting the town drunk, he too finds himself on the wrong side of the law. A classy Western from genre veteran Budd Boetticher), Buchanan Rides Alone is a scorching journey into a dangerous and unforgiving township.
RIDE LONESOME - Bounty hunter Ben Brigade (Randolph Scott) is a man of action and honour. He ventures to California with prisoner Billy John (James Best), but has a mind to use him to lure an even bigger fish Billy Johns evil brother Frank (Lee Van Cleef). But at a frontier post, the two find themselves in the middle of a Native American assault and are joined by the alluring Widow Lane (Karen Steele,) who decides to accompany them on their perilous journey to Santa Cruz. Also featuring Oscar winner James Coburn and Pernell Roberts, Ride Lonesome is a rip-roaring Western classic from respected filmmaker Budd Boetticher and writer Burt Kennedy.
COMANCHE STATION - Staunch cowboy Jefferson Cody (Randolph Scott) discovers a captive white woman living within the Comanche tribe and sets about securing her freedom. But there is more to her than meets the eye, as Cody soon learns the identity of this mystery woman, Nancy Lowe (Nancy Gates), and realises there is a $5,000 reward offered by her husband for her return, dead or alive! The two disparate riders not only face three ruthless bounty hunters also keen on the reward but must brave the warring Comanches in order to make it home safe.Directed by respected Western veteran Budd Boetticher, capturing the gritty action and suspense of the era, Comanche Station is a true genre classic.
Title: Randolph Scott | Collection
Release Date: 06 Sep 2017
Actor(s): Randolph Scott
Catalogue No: DAVID3713
Disc Count: 5
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
OFLC Rating: M
Run Time: 469
Transfer Format: 16:9 Enhanced, Widescreen, 4:3 Original Aspect Ratio
Video Format: PAL
Primary Audio: Dolby Digital
Language: English, Dolby Digital
Region Code: ALL
OFLC Advice: Mature Themes And Violence
Director(s): Budd Boetticher, Edwin L. Marin