Pale Rider

Synopsis: A gold mining camp in the California foothills is besieged by a neighboring landowner intent on stealing their claims. A preacher rides into camp and uses all of his powers of persuasion to convince the landowner to give up his attacks on the miners.
Genre: Western
Director(s): Clint Eastwood
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Rotten Tomatoes:
115 min

Where the hell to?

Away. Can't fight no more.

I'm not the only one.

Good luck. You'll quit, too, if you're smart.

"And power was given to him that sat

to taKe peace from the earth...

"...that they should kill one another:

and he was given a great sword.

"When he opened the third seal,

the third beast said, 'Come and see."'

Fetch me some butter and syrup.

"And I beheld, and lo a black horse...

"...he that sat on him held a pair

of balances. And I heard a voice...

"...amidst the beasts say,

'A measure of wheat for a penny...

"'...and three of barley for a penny...

"'...and see thou hurt not the oil

and the wine.'

"When he opened the fourth seal,

the fourth beast said:

"'Come and see.' And I looked...

"...and behold a pale horse:

and his name that sat on him...

"...was Death...

"...and Hell followed with him."

Here's a towel for you.

Dinner will be ready pretty soon.

You should have seen how he waded

into McGill and his men.

He sounds no different

than any of LaHood's men.

He wasn't afraid of them.

-We need someone they can't scare.

-You scared of them?

He should be.

But he's too all-fired stubborn.

I was scared and they knew it.

LaHood's got us all scared.

Lindquist left and didn't even know

where he was going.

"I'm just going," he said.

The colony is beaten.

The only one who doesn't know it is you.

And me! I'm not leaving

until LaHood's men are whipped.

Hush, Megan!

You got her talking more

like she's your daughter.

Tell her that fighting is nonsense.

Who's talking about fighting?

You, talking about this stranger!

Is he a gunman?

I hope so. I'd chip in an ounce of dust

for a little protection.

From a hired killer?

Who said he's a hired killer?

Megan, we're going home.

-Sarah, please.

-Get rid of him!

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