From Noon till Three is an offbeat and amiable, if uneven and structurally awkward, western comedy. Frank D. Gilroy scripted his novel and directed the good-looking production.
From Noon till Three is an offbeat and amiable, if uneven and structurally awkward, western comedy. Frank D. Gilroy scripted his novel and directed the good-looking production.Film stars Charles Bronson as an amateur bank robber whose mistaken death supports a worldwide romantic legend, and Jill Ireland, beneficiary of the fantasy. Bronson is a frontier drifter recruited into the bank robber gang headed by Douglas V. Fowley. En route, Bronson has a dream of a heist, later spoiled by an aware townsfolk. That’s enough for him to stay behind at widow Ireland’s prairie home when his horse goes lame. He and the widow evolve from antagonism to the beginning of love, when news arrives that the Fowley gang is caught.
From Noon Till Three
United Artists. Director Frank D. Gilroy; Producer Mike Frankovich; Screenplay Frank D. Gilroy; Camera Lucien Ballard; Editor Maury Winetrobe; Music Elmer Bernstein; Art Director Robert Clatworthy
(Color) Available on VHS. Extract of a review from 1976. Running time: 98 MIN.
Charles Bronson Jill Ireland Douglas V. Fowley Stan Haze Damon Douglas Hector Morales