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Broken Lance


Gripping western in which a patriarchal rancher's empire is threatened by conflict within his family. On the day of his release from prison, the son of a cattle baron swears vengeance on his three half-brothers responsible for dispossessing him of his inheritance and driving his father to a fatal stroke. The ensuing story unfolds in flashback, tracing the filial rivalries that led to the man's imprisonment.

Broadcasts

  • - on
  • 2008-02-03 11:30:00 - 2008-02-03 13:05:00 on BBC Two England, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Northern Ireland Analogue, BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two Wales Analogue,

Credits

  • Director Edward Dmytryk
  • Actor Spencer Tracy
  • Actor Robert Wagner
  • Actor Richard Widmark
  • Actor Jean Peters
  • Actor Katy Jurado
  • Actor Hugh O'Brian