Bart Tare is an ex-Army man who has a lifelong fixation with guns, he meets a kindred spirit in sharpshooter Annie Starr and goes to work at a carnival. After upsetting the carnival owner who lusts after Starr, they both get fired. Soon, on Starr's behest, they embark on a crime spree for cash. Subjects of a manhunt, they are tracked by police in the hills Tare enjoyed as a boy.
|Peggy Cummins||John Dall|
|Berry Kroeger||Morris Carnovsky|
|Anabel Shaw||Harry Lewis|
|Nedrick Young||Russ Tamblyn|