Escort West

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"Rebel on a Rampage!"
  • Passed
  • 1959
  • 1 hr 15 min
  • 6.2  (606)

Escort West is a 1959 Western film directed by Francis D. Lyon and stars Victor Mature, Elaine Stewart, and Faith Domergue. The movie is set during the late 1800s in the Old West, and it tells the story of a cavalry officer named Ben Lassiter (Victor Mature) who is tasked with leading a group of women, children, and soldiers across the desert to a safer place.

As the movie progresses, we see Ben Lassiter facing numerous challenges as he tries to keep the group safe. Along the journey, they encounter danger in the form of hostile Indian tribes, thieves, and murderers. Despite facing these challenges, Ben Lassiter remains determined to get the group safely to their destination.

Along the way, Ben Lassiter makes allies with several people who agree to help him and the group in their journey, including Lottie Priest (Elaine Stewart), a woman who joins the group as they travel to safety. As the journey continues, Lottie and Ben develop a romantic relationship, which adds another layer of complexity to the story.

However, the main focus of the movie is on Ben Lassiter and his leadership throughout the journey. He is portrayed as a strong, yet compassionate leader who will do anything to protect the people under his care. His courage and dedication to the safety of his group, even in the face of danger, are what make him such a compelling character throughout the movie.

The film also explores the relationship between the natives and the settlers in the Old West. The movie depicts the tension between the two groups, and it shows how misconceptions and misunderstandings about the other side can lead to violence and conflict.

Despite the serious themes and the tension throughout the movie, it is also interspersed with moments of humor and light-heartedness. The characters often engage in banter and witty conversations, which adds another layer of depth to the story.

Overall, Escort West is a compelling movie that explores the challenges faced by settlers in the Old West. It is a story of courage, dedication, and leadership, and it is a movie that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

Escort West is a 1959 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 15 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2.

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    6.2  (606)