GenreWestern ScreenplayEdward J. Lakso WriterEdward J. Lakso LanguageEnglish
Release dateApril 2, 1962 CastKent Taylor (Marshal Jim Cogan), Diana Darrin (Waitress), Jody McCrea (Deputy Ed Flynn), Robert Sampson, Jack Nicholson (Will), Gary Sneed (Billy) Similar moviesTombstone - the Town Too Tough to Die (1942)
The Broken Land is a 1962 CinemaScope DeLuxe Western film starring Kent Taylor, Diana Darrin, and Jack Nicholson. The film was directed by John A. Bushelman.
The film is about a cowboy who rides into a small town that is ruled with an iron fist by a corrupt sheriff. He becomes involved with a pretty young town girl and some residents who are trying to oust the sheriff, resulting in a robbery, a murder and his being pursued by a vengeful posse.