Watch Dark Command
- 1 hr 34 min
The historical action thriller Dark Command presents a story based on author W. R. Burnett's fictionalized version of Quantrill's Raiders. Set in Kansas during the Civil War era, the story revolves around the plight of Mary MacCloud (played by Claire Trevor) and her idealistic brother, Fletcher (Roy Rogers). Loved by one suitor, Bob Seton, (John Wayne) Mary weds another, a respectable school master (Walter Pidgeon). She later discovers that people do not always live up to their expected roles in society. The film delivers suspense and some action, too. Events build to a tense climax.