There is plenty to enjoy in this fast-moving western with its generous supply of action, romance and humour. John Wayne is at his rugged and romantic best as he strives to uncover deceit and injustice in wild cattle county. John Wayne plays Rocklin, a tough ranch foreman who arrives in town to take over a new job. He finds himself entangled in a stormy love triangle, a mysterious murder and a second killing for which he has been framed. There are a number of twists in the tale as Rocklin desperately tries to clear his name.