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The Fastest Gun Alive (1956) was a Western - Black-and-white Film directed by Russell Rouse and produced by Clarence Greene.

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The Fastest Gun Alive (1956) and Glenn Ford Eaten Up Inside

By 4 Star Film Fan on Aug 3, 2020 From 4 Star Films

“There’s always somebody faster.” – Walter Baldwin as a Blind Man The Fastest Gun Alive chooses to reveal its threat before it offers up anything else. A hulking Broderick Crawford rides into a no-name town flanked by two cronies. He yells into the saloon for some man to come... Read full article


The Fastest Gun Alive (1956)

By Beatrice on May 18, 2016 From Flickers in Time

The Fastest Gun Alive Directed by Russell Rouse Written by Frank D. Gilroy and Russell Rouse from a story by Gilroy 1956/USA Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer First viewing/Amazon Instant There are several reasons I did not like this Western, which attempts to have a broader significance a la High Noon or Th... Read full article


The Fastest Gun Alive (1956, Russell Rouse)

on Mar 18, 2009 From The Stop Button

The Fastest Gun Alive–to put it mildly and politely–is a turkey. I thought, given Glenn Ford in the lead, it was going to be at least a decent Western… but it’s not. Ford’s great (more on him later), but the script is atrocious. It’s rare to see a script so fail i... Read full article


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[George straps on his gunbelt]
Dora Temple: What difference does that make?
George Temple: They've got to know who I am.


[first lines]
Vinnie Harold: I'm lookin' for Fallon.


Dink Wells: [drinking from a stream, just ahead of the posse] Agh, I hate water, just hate it!


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Also directed by Russell Rouse




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Also released in 1956




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