Deadly Companions DVD
Sam Peckinpah's directorial debut was this excellent western adventure about ex-soldier named Yellowleg (Brian Keith), who accidentally kills the young son of dance hall girl Kit Tildon (Maureen O'Hara) during a shoot-out. To make amends, Yellowleg volunteers to escort Kit and the funeral party through dangerous Apache territory so the boy can be buried with his father. Steve Cochran, Chill Wills, Strother Martin co-star. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English; trivia; biography.