Broken Lance

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Katy Jurado and Richard Widmar

Based on Shakespeares King Lear, director Edward Dmytryks powerful Oscarwinning Western is the epic tale of a rancher and his four sons
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux (Spencer Tracy) rules his vast empire with a ruthless hand Matts greatest love is for his Indian wife, Princess (Katy Jurado) and their son Joe (Robert Wagner) Matts three sons from a previous marriage deeply resent them
When Devereaux illegally raids a copper mine that has been polluting his water, it leads to trouble for his youngest son Joe takes the rap for his fathers crime and is sent to jail
When Joe emerges from prison he finds that his world has changed his rebellious stepbrothers have driven his mother away and destroyed their fathers cattle empire
Oscar winning screenplay and a terrific score combine to make this take of greed, corruption and revenge one of the greatest Westerns Ever Made

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Genre: Film

Release Date: 12th May 2014

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Running Time: 90 min

Cat No: 135033

Barcode: 5019322350330

No Disc: 1

Format: DVD