Only the Valiant – 1951 – English – Western
Only the Valiant – 1951 – English
Film directed in 1951 by Gordon Douglas, and starring Gregory Peck, Barbara Payton, Ward Bond, Gig Young, Lon Chaney Jr., Neville Brand, Jeff Corey, Warner Anderson, Steve Brodie, Dan Riss, Terry Kilburn, Herbert Heyes, Art Baker, Hugh Sanders…
Synopsis: Captain Richard Lance (Gregory Peck) is unjustly accused by his men and his girlfriend of the death of the esteemed Lieutenant Holloway (Gig Young), who has been killed by the Indians. With a small group of soldiers, Lance has to defend an abandoned fort until reinforcements arrive. The group chosen by the captain is a mixture of deserters, discontents, psychopaths, drunks and cowards.