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The Late Film: Lawman


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Burt Lancaster Robert Ryan Lee J. Cobb
Marshal Jered Maddox is a tough, uncompromising lawman. When he arrives in the town of Sabbath, his mission is to arrest seven men who have killed an old-timer in a drunken fight. But Maddox finds his opposite number in Sabbath - Cotton Ryan, weak, corrupt and in the pay of local rancher Vincent Bronson. And it's the rancher's men who are on the Marshal's wanted list....
Screenplay by GERALD WILSON Produced and directed by MICHAEL WINNER Films: page 11


Unknown: Burt Lancaster
Unknown: Robert Ryan
Unknown: Lee J. Cobb
Unknown: Marshal Jered Maddox
Unknown: Vincent Bronson.
Unknown: Gerald Wilson
Directed By: Michael Winner
Jered Maddox: Burt Lancaster
Cotton Ryan: Robert Ryan
Vincent Bronson: Lee J Cobb
Laura Shelby: Sheree North
Lucas: Joseph Wiseman
Vernon Adams: Robert Duvall
Harvey Stenbaugh: Albert Salmi
Hurd Price: J D Cannon'
Mayor Sam Bolden: John McGiver
Crowe Wheelwright: Richard Jordan
Jason Bronson: John Beck
Jack Dekker: Ralph Waite
Choctaw Lee: William Watson,

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