This groundbreaking western was voted at the 33rd greatest film of all time by the AFI (100 Years...100 Movies). Gary Cooper won the Oscar for Best Actor in this classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizen against a gang of killers seeking revenge. In one of the greatest showdowns in cinema history, Cooper's Sheriff Will Kane stands to lose not only the town, but also his bride, Grace Kelly. The stellar cast includes Lloyd Bridges, Thomas Mitchell, Katy Jurado, Otto Kruger, Lon Chaney, Henry Morgan, Jack Elam and Lee Van Cleef. High Noon won a total of four Academy Awards including Best Editing, Score (Dimitri Tiomkin) and Song, "Do Not Forsake Me, Oh My Darling," written by Tiomkin and Ned Washington and sung by Tex Ritter. High Noon also received Oscar® nominations for Best Picture (Stanley Kramer), Best Director (Fred Zinnemann) and Best Screenplay (Carl Foreman). Special features include The Making of High Noon narrated by Leonard Maltin with interviews with Lloyd Bridges, Stanley Kramer, Fred Zinnemann, John Ritter, and
Gary Cooper,Grace Kelly,Jack Elam,Katy Jurado,Lloyd Bridges,Thomas Mitchell
A veteran lawman must decide if he wants to face four deadly gunslingers alone when the citizens of his town desert him. Classic western highlighted by Cooper's Oscar winning performance! Colorized version available.