High Noon (1952, English)
1 Jan 2013
: Fred Zinnemann (85 mins)
Reviews: RottenTomatoes (96%), IMDB (8.2), Wikipedia, Amazon.
Similar movies: suspense, western.
Simple plot. Great acting. A psychological thriller that slowly builds up. The clock is ticking. Miller and his gang are arriving in a town at noon. They seek revenge. Cain is a proud sheriff who retired and got married only a few hours ago. When Cain learns of Miller's impending arrival, he decides to defend the town. At any cost. He starts seeking help from friends and townsfolk but nobody seems to have courage. What happens finally?