Showdown at Abilene (1956)

Genres - Western  |   Run Time - 80 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this western, the ex-sheriff of Abilene returns from the Civil War a changed man. Traumatized by the horrors of war, the man wants little to do with guns and killing. The veteran sheriff is further disturbed by the fact that during a great battle, he accidentally killed the brother of an old friend. He finally gets back into town to discover that his friend has become a landgrabber, and has also stolen the sheriff's girl friend. Now to stop his greedy pal, the sheriff is forced to forget about his own troubles.

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war, bad-guy, cowboy, good-guy, lawman, outlaw [Western], Civil-War [US], problems, return, sheriff