High Plains Drifter (1973)


STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 1

VERDICT – 3/5

 
PROS –
1) Ghost of the town Marshall, riding a pale horse, came back to town to avenge his death from the townsfolk and the three killers.
2) This movie is a treat for fans of Sergio Leone and The Man with No Name.
3) The climactic grave scene elevated the movie to cult status.

 

CONS –
1) It’s a Sergio Leone movie not directed by Sergio Leone.
2) Except for Billy Curtis as Mordecai, the entire supporting cast is inefficient.

 
QUOTE –
Sarah Belding: They say the dead don’t rest without a marker of some kind.

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