The Outrage (1964)

Director
Martin Ritt

Main cast
Paul Newman; Laurence Harvey; Claire Bloom; Edward G. Robinson; William Shatner

Genres
Drama, Action, Western, Crime

Description
Transposing Akira Kurosawa's classic "Rashomon" to the American Southwest in the 1870s, this remake begins as three travelers at a dilapidated railroad station discuss the recent trial of the notorious Mexican outlaw Carasco. We go on to see four different versions of how the bandit came to murder a wealthy Southerner and rape his wife, each allocating guilt and innocence differently.


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