Tag: sheriff

Brother Outlaw (1971) 3.8

Brother Outlaw (1971)

A man is falsely charged with bank robbery, prompting his brother to break him out of prison. Together the pair set out to find the real culprits, and their search leads them to a gang of outlaws headed by a notorious gu...

The Devil Commands (1941) 6.3

The Devil Commands (1941)

Dr. Julian Blair is engaged in unconventional research on human brain waves when his wife is tragically killed in a freak auto accident. The grief-stricken scientist becomes obsessed with redirecting his work into making...

Red Headed Stranger (1986) 6.4

Red Headed Stranger (1986)

Revisionist western about fallen preacher Shay, who guns down his wife Raysha for running off with another man. Wandering, he meets single mom Laurie. However, helpless sheriff Scoby wants Shay to help him fight the vill...

Twentieth Century (1934) 7.4

Twentieth Century (1934)

Broadway director Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) is a bigger ham than most actors, but through sheer drive and talent he is able to build a successful career. When one of his discoveries, Lily Garland (Carole Lombard), ris...

Dead Woman’s Hollow (2013) 4.7

Dead Woman’s Hollow (2013)

Based on a shocking true crime that took place on the Appalachian trail. Two female students set off for a camping trip into the Pennsylvania woods - but they are hunted, shot and left for dead by a mountain man after he...

Wild Hearts (2006) (TV) 6.4

Wild Hearts (2006) (TV)

When Bob Hart, a widowed police detective trying to raise a rebellious teenage daughter, inherits a Montana horse ranch, he jumps at the opportunity to leave Los Angeles for the open range. Soon after arriving, Bob accep...

Christina’s House (2000) 4.3

Christina’s House (2000)

The teenager Christina, her younger brother Bobby, and their father James Tarling moves to a rented house in a small town in Washington to be close to Christina's mother Joanne, who is interned in an asylum. The house is...

Shadow Builder (1998) 4.9

Shadow Builder (1998)

An evil Archbishop of the Catholic Church summons a demon to try and destroy the world. The summoners are killed, but the demon escapes to hunt down its needed victim. The victim soon turns out to be a child that has the...

Stranger in the Night (2019) 7.6

Stranger in the Night (2019)

Cara is given the ultimatum to uncover a twenty year old missing person case or else her and her friends are going to die.::Aaron Parpart...

My Little Chickadee (1940) 6.9

My Little Chickadee (1940)

Rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, Flower Belle Lee is run out of Little Bend. On the train she meets con man Cuthbert J. Twillie and pretends to marry him for "respectability." Arrived in Gre...

The Ride Back (1957) 6.7

The Ride Back (1957)

A Sheriff goes into Mexico in search of a man wanted back in the States. Finding him, he starts back. But it's a long way back, he has a reluctant captive, and there are unfriendly Indians along the way. The Sheriff admi...

Man from Del Rio (1956) 6.3

Man from Del Rio (1956)

Mexican gunfighter Dave Robles outdraws the town's outlaw-turned-sheriff and is invited to fill the dead man's shoes. But a tin star doesn't bring automatic respectability and Robles is shunned by the town's leading citi...

Grandmother’s House (1988) 5.3

Grandmother’s House (1988)

When their father dies, Lynn and her younger brother David have to move in with their grandparents. Their mother died already when they were young, so they were told. One morning a dead man is found near their new home. ...

Waterhole #3 (1967) 6.3

Waterhole #3 (1967)

Sergeant Foggers and two Confederate soldiers lay their hands on gold bullion belonging to the army, taking at the same time a certain Ben Akajnian hostage. Then they bury the loot near an isolated waterhole in the deser...

The Creeping Terror (1964) (TV) 2.2

The Creeping Terror (1964) (TV)

A creature that looks like a cross between a Chinese dragon puppet and the Pope sucks up people into its maw. A sheriff, his wife, and a "handsome" scientist battle it to the end, with a sub plot about the evils of bache...

Amos & Andrew (1993) 5.7

Amos & Andrew (1993)

When Andrew Sterling, a successful black urbanite writer buys a vacation house on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his house with armed men, Chief Tolliver realizes his mist...

Dead & Buried (1981) 6.6

Dead & Buried (1981)

Sheriff Dan Gillis has a nice life with his wife, the teacher Janet Gillis, in the small coastal and friendly town of Potter's Bluff. When visitors are mysterious killed in the town, Sheriff Gillis investigates the cases...

The Victorville Massacre (2011) 4.2

The Victorville Massacre (2011)

A group of nine friends decide to spend Labor Day in the desert town of Victorville. Meanwhile, for the first time in it's less than illustrious history, Victorville finds itself terrorized by an uncatchable serial kille...

The Crazies (2010) 6.5

The Crazies (2010)

As a toxin begins to turn the residents of Ogden Marsh, Iowa into violent psychopaths, sheriff David Dutton tries to make sense of the situation while he, his wife, and two other unaffected townspeople band together in a...

Final Chapter: Walking Tall (1977) 5.9

Final Chapter: Walking Tall (1977)

This is the story of Buford Pusser's final days, not only of his life but also as Sheriff. It seems that times are changing and the people of Pusser's town, who once adored him are now fearing him and feel like it's time...

Son of a Badman (1949) 7

Son of a Badman (1949)

U. S. Marshal "Lash" La Rue and his deputy, Fuzzy Jones, head for Star City, where a gang of bandits led by the mysterious masked man, El Sombre, are ruling the town and territory. "Lash" be comes suspicious when he sees...

Gun the Man Down (1956) 6.3

Gun the Man Down (1956)

Three outlaw buddies rob a bank, but one of them is wounded. His two partners and his girlfriend take his share of the loot and run off, leaving him to be captured by the sheriff. Years later, after he gets out of prison...

Jesse James: Lawman (2015) 1.9

Jesse James: Lawman (2015)

When a small town is overrun by the gang of outlaws. The Mayor finds that they are under the thumb of the gang's leader, villainous Hoyt Killian. The town's sheriff takes it upon himself to hire famed outlaw Jesse James ...

Let Him Go (2020) 7.1

Let Him Go (2020)

A retired sheriff and his wife, grieving over the death of their son, set out to find their only grandson....

Love Begins (2011) (TV) 7

Love Begins (2011) (TV)

Clark Davis adventurous dreams of seeing the world are put into jeopardy after he and a friend start a fight which damages a local cafe. Through a plea deal with the Sheriff and café owner Millie, Clark works off his sen...

No Room to Die (1969) 6

No Room to Die (1969)

Django and Santana are bounty hunters taking out bandits in a small Western town. An evil landowner smuggling illegal immigrants and the men that work for him have mighty fine prices on their heads. So it only makes sens...

A Christmas Wish (2011) (TV) 6.7

A Christmas Wish (2011) (TV)

Martha Evans has been abandoned by her husband, who took all their cash and left her homeless and virtually destitute with her two daughters and stepson. Martha leaves town in hopes of finding a job and a place to stay a...

Bad Blood (2015) 4.6

Bad Blood (2015)

Lauren's life is on a positive trajectory, until she is falsely accused of murder. Discovering that an obsessive serial killer with her exact DNA match has been knowingly implicating her in all his crimes, she is forced ...

Ambush at Tomahawk Gap (1953) 5.9

Ambush at Tomahawk Gap (1953)

Hodiak, Brian, Derek and Teal have just been released from prison. They return to Tomahawk Gap, now a ghost town, to retrieve the money that they stole and was buried by a partner somewhere in the town. While hunting, th...

Stay Away, Joe (1968) 4.9

Stay Away, Joe (1968)

A mixed race American Indian rodeo champ returns to the reservation to help his people out.::Anonymous...

Johnny Guitar (1954) 7.7

Johnny Guitar (1954)

Vienna has built a saloon outside of town, and she hopes to build her own town once the railroad is put through, but the townsfolk want her gone. When four men hold up a stagecoach and kill a man the town officials, led ...

Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993) 6.7

Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

Robin of Locksley, known as the most skilled archer of the land, has just returned to England after fighting in the Holy Crusades, where King Richard the Lionheart is also fighting. Robin finds that much of what he knew ...

Rio Lobo (1970) 6.8

Rio Lobo (1970)

Bent on unearthing the cynical traitor who sold information to the enemy and caused the death of a dear brother-in-arms, the battle-tested former Union cavalry officer, Colonel Cord McNally, teams up with a pair of ex-Co...

Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow (2015) (TV) 5.5

Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow (2015) (TV)

A recently divorced man named Ron Emmerson takes his children Tim and Annie to the farm of Ron's eccentric Aunt Cly in the town of Turkey Hollow which has no technology. Tim and Annie find themselves caught up in searchi...

Arizona Bushwhackers (1968) 5

Arizona Bushwhackers (1968)

During the Civil War, a Confederate spy takes a job as marshal of a small western town as a cover for his espionage activities. However, he soon finds out that a local businessman is selling weapons to a band of rampagin...

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983) 3.6

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)

Big Enos and Little Enos have opened a seafood restaurant and want to promote it in their usual fashion. The Bandit is unavailable this time, though, so they enlist Buford. "Trigger" is brought out of mothballs, a large ...

I Want Him Dead (1968) 6.1

I Want Him Dead (1968)

Clayton's sister is raped and murdered. Time for lethal revenge!::Anonymous...

Back by Midnight (2004) 4.9

Back by Midnight (2004)

The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.::matt-2...

Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965) 6.3

Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965)

With her infant daughter Margaret Rose in tow, Georgette Thomas pulls up stakes from Tyler, Texas to head to Columbus, Texas to be reunited with her husband, Henry Thomas, who has just been released from prison on parole...

Rosewood (1997) 7.2

Rosewood (1997)

Ving Rhames stars as Mann, a drifter caught in Rosewood, a town filled with racial prejudice. He ends up aiding the surviving African-Americans escape the town, with the help of a humble store owner played by Jon Voight....