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Good Day for a Hanging (1959)

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85 min | Western

After claiming his daughter's childhood-sweetheart killed the marshal, one man finds himself in conflict with his daughter, his fiancée and many of the townsfolk.
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Daniel B. Ullman (screenplay) | Maurice Zimm (screenplay) | John Reese (short story)
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Updated Jan 31, 1959

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Jan 1959 (United States)

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Fred MacMurray
Marshal Ben Cutler Marshal Ben Cutler   See fewer
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Margaret Hayes
Ruth Granger (as Maggie Hayes) Ruth Granger (as Maggie Hayes)   See fewer
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Robert Vaughn
Eddie Campbell Eddie Campbell   See fewer
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Joan Blackman
Laurie Cutler Laurie Cutler   See fewer
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James Drury
Paul Ridgely Paul Ridgely   See fewer
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Wendell Holmes
Tallant Joslin Tallant Joslin   See fewer
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Edmon Ryan
William P. Selby, Attorney William P. Selby, Attorney   See fewer
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Kathryn Card
Molly Cain Molly Cain   See fewer
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Emile Meyer
Marshal Hiram Cain Marshal Hiram Cain   See fewer
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Bing Russell
George Fletcher George Fletcher   See fewer
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Russell Thorson
Harry Landers Harry Landers   See fewer
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Denver Pyle
Deputy Ed Moore Deputy Ed Moore   See fewer
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Phil Chambers
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Rusty Swope
Midge Granger Midge Granger   See fewer
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Gregg Barton
Frank (uncredited) Frank (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Barton
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William Baskin
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Robert Bice
Griswald (uncredited) Griswald (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chet Brandenburg
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Joseph Breen
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Bill Clark
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Heinie Conklin
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George DeNormand
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Paul Donovan
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William Fawcett
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Duke Fishman
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Michael Garth
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Herman Hack
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Signe Hack
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Joseph Hamilton
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Ed Hinton
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Helen Jay
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Douglas Kennedy
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Ann Kunde
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Harry Lauter
Matt Fletcher (uncredited) Matt Fletcher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom London
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Kermit Maynard
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Dal McKennon
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Kansas Moehring
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Jack Montgomery
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Sol Murgi
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George Nardelli
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Keith Richards
Sam (uncredited) Sam (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cap Somers
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George Sowards
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Lem Sowards
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Frank Wilcox
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6.3 / 10 | 621 votes