|Directed by||Lesley Selander|
|Produced by||Howard W. Koch|
|Written by|| Gerald Drayson Adams |
|Starring|| Chuck Connors |
|Music by||Les Baxter|
|Edited by||John A. Bushelman|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
|February 1, 1957|
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