Release date1964 (1964) Based onstory by Steve Fisher WriterRobert E. Kent (screenplay), Steve Fisher (story) GenresWestern, Action Film, Romance Film CastAudie Murphy (Clint Cooper), Merry Anders (Helen Reed), James Best (Scotty Grant), Ted de Corsia (Spangler), Walter Sande (Tom Morrison) Similar moviesA Million Ways to Die in the West, Shroud, Hannie Caulder, Jonah Hex, The Homesman, Pale Rider
TaglineHere Is All The Raw Rampaging Fury Of The West!
The Quick Gun is a 1964 Technicolor Western Techniscope film starring Audie Murphy. It was one of a series of low-budget films he made in the 1960s.
Clint Cooper (Audie Murphy) returns to his home town, which he had left in disgrace, to claim his father's ranch. On the way he runs into his old gang, led by Spangler (Ted de Corsia), who plan on robbing the town. Clint arrives back in town to find most of the men have left on a cattle drive. He tries to warn them of the impending robbery. He agrees to help the sheriff, an old friend of his called Scotty (James Best), defend the town against the gang. Clint also starts up a relationship with his old girlfriend, Helen (Merry Anders).