The Baron of Arizona. 1950. USA. Directed by Samuel Fuller. 97 min.
With Vincent Price, Ellen Drew, Vladimir Sokoloff. Fuller’s second film— a sterling example of what the filmmaker liked to call “a good yarn”—tells the improbable tale of a land office clerk (Price) who spends years of his life laying the groundwork for a fraudulent claim to the entire territory of Arizona. Restored by MoMA. 35mm.