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A Lawless Street is a 1955 American Technicolor Western film directed by Joseph H. Lewis and starring Randolph Scott and Angela Lansbury. The film is also known as The Marshal of Medicine Bend in the United States.[1]

A Lawless Street
A Lawless Street Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byJoseph H. Lewis
Produced byHarry Joe Brown
Screenplay byKenneth Gamet
Based onThe Marshal of Medicine Bend
1953 novel
by Brad Ward
Music byPaul Sawtell
CinematographyRay Rennahan
Edited byGene Havlick
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • December 15, 1955 (1955-12-15) (USA)
Running time
78 minutes
CountryUnited States



The marshal of Medicine Bend, Calem Ware (Randolph Scott), tries to keep peace in a lawless town whilst trying to prevent himself from being killed. The arrival of a show troupe reunites the marshal with someone from his past, leading to a showdown with his would-be killers and his old flame, Tally Dickinson (Angela Lansbury).


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  1. ^ a b c "A Lawless Street". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved September 6, 2012.

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