About the film
undercover horse cowardice battle jayhawker
Release Date: October 22, 1952
|Slogan||:||«The Gun... The Girl... They Made One Man The Equal Of Five!»|
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Director||:||André De Toth|
|Writers||:||Frank Davis, Charles Marquis Warren, Sloan Nibley|
Major Lex Kearney, dishonourably discharged from the army for cowardice in battle, volunteers to go undercover to try to prevent raids against shipments of horses desperately needed for the Union war effort. Falling in with the gang of jayhawkers and Confederate soldiers who have been conducting the raids, he gradually gains their trust and is put in a position where he can discover who has been giving them secret information revealing the routes of the horse shipments.