Count Three and Pray is a 1955 CinemaScope western film starring Van Heflin, Joanne Woodward and Raymond Burr. It was based on the story Calico Pony returns from the American Civil War to his Southern hometown a greatly changed man. Following his traumatic experiences at the Battle of Vicksburg he is now a Minister, intent on rebuilding the only church. He is greeted with disbelief by his friends, including Matty , and outright hostility by the rest of the townsfolk, as he alone in his community had fought on the Union side. Particularly opposed to him is Yancey Huggins , who sees a threat...
|Directed by:||George Sherman|