About the film
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Release Date: December 31, 1948
|Slogan||:||«John Ford's Legend of the Southwest!»|
|Production Companies||:||Argosy Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer|
|Producers||:||Merian C. Cooper, John Ford, Lowell J. Farrell|
|Writers||:||Laurence Stallings, Frank S. Nugent, Robert Nathan, Peter B. Kyne|
Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives.