The Deadly Companions

The Deadly Companions

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Soon after the Civil War, a Yankee officer arrives in town and saves a card cheat from a lynching. Their intention of robbing the poorly guarded bank is thwarted when masked raiders beat them to it and in an ensuing gun-fight, the young son of a cabaret dancer is accidentally shot dead. The remorseful officer insists on escorting the dancer with the body when she decides to bury her son in Apache territory.
Starring Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Steve Cochran
Director Sam Peckinpah