How is the movie High Noon (1952) different from other western classics?
The story of High Noon takes place in the Old West but it is really a story about a man's conflict of conscience.
Who played the main character in the film High Noon (1952)?
Gary Cooper plays a Marshal set to retire by the name of Will Kane.
Why was the Movie kind of controversial?
John Wayne, in particular, criticized the film because the protagonist didn't stand up for himself like a “true American man should.”
Why did some people feel that High Noon (1952) was Un-American?
*The movie was produced at the peak of cold-war and at the time Standing up for HUAC really mattered.