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3.7
52 Ratings

Devil's Doorway

Directed by Anthony Mann
United States, 1950
Western, Drama

Synopsis

Lance Poole, an Indian who won a Medal of Honor fighting at Gettysburg, returns to his tribal lands intent on peaceful cattle ranching. But white sheep farmers want his fertile grass range and manage to turn the ostensibly civilized white population against the tribes, with tragic results.

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Devil's Doorway Directed by Anthony Mann

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

1951 | Nominee: Best Written American Western (Screen)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1950 | 3rd place: Best Film

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