- Status: Completed
- Score: 7.5/10
- Director: Clint Eastwood
- Country: English
- Year: 1973
- Duration: 105 min
- Genres: Drama,Mystery,Western,
A gun fighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago and is hired to bring the townsfolk together in an attempt to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.
A Stranger (Clint Eastwood) rides into in the dusty mining town of Lago, where the townspeople are living in the shadow of a dark secret. After a shoot-out leaves the town’s hired-gun protectors dead, the town’s leaders petition the Stranger to stay and protect them from three ruthless outlaws who are soon to be released from prison. The three have their sights set on returning to Lago to wreak havoc and take care of some unfinished business. A series of events soon has the townspeople questioning whether siding with the Stranger was a wise idea, as they quickly learn the price that they each must pay for his services. As the outlaws make their way back into Lago, they discover that the town is not exactly as they had left it, and waiting in the shadows is the Stranger, ready to expose the town’s secret and serve up his own brand of justice.
Clint Eastwood, Marianna Hill, Jack Ging, Ted Hartley, Geoffrey Lewis, Walter Barnes, Richard Bull, John Hillerman, Verna Bloom, Mitchell Ryan, Stefan Gierasch, Billy Curtis, Scott Walker, Paul Brinegar, Robert Donner,