1960s western starring George Peppard, Dean Martin and Jean Simmons. In the lawless town of Jericho, former sheriff Alex Flood (Martin) owns the majority share of the community's property. He is determined to further tighten his grip by gaining control of Molly Lang (Simmons)'s stagecoach line and is enraged by her unrelenting resistance. When ex-lawman Dolan (Peppard) arrives in Jericho he is met with Flood's ruthless tactics. At first Dolan believes tackling Flood and his gang will be a losing battle but when he falls for Molly he decides to do what he can to help her and her fellow townsfolk.