The Tin Star (1957)

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Western about a young sheriff lacking experience but toughened into decision by visiting cowboy who has brought in a dead outlaw to claim the reward. Testing-time comes with round-up of brutal killers and handling of would-be lynching mob. From a novel by Barney Slater and Joel Kane. Screenplay by Dudley Nichols

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