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Wichita [DVD] [1955]

  • SKU: 18952668
  • Release Date: 03/23/2009
  • Rating: NR
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    Wichita
    Filmed around the same time as Gunfight at the OK Corral, Wichita is a more modest--and to some, more entertaining--slant on the Wyatt Earp legend. Joel McCrea does his usual smooth, underplayed job as Earp, who aims to bring law and order to the wide-open cow town of Wichita. His least popular move is to take away the guns of everyone in town, no matter how important. Only when town banker McCoy (Walter Coy) is hit with a personal tragedy does Earp's no-guns edict begin to make sense. Linking the episodic storyline is an offscreen ballad, sung High Noon style by Tex Ritter. Interestingly, Joel McCrea would later star in the 1959 TV western Wichita Town--though not, of course, as Wyatt Earp (Hugh O'Brien was busy with that character on another network!) ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Joel McCrea
      Joel McCrea - Wyatt Earp
    • Vera Miles
      Vera Miles - Laurie
    • Lloyd Bridges
      Lloyd Bridges - Gyp
    • Wallace Ford
      Wallace Ford - Whiteside
    • Edgar Buchanan
      Edgar Buchanan - Doc Black



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      Buy McCrea Movies While You Can

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      always good - joel mccrea stands tall in the saddle!

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