If you like comedy, westerns, and musicals this is the film for you, starring Jane Fonda and Lee Marvin (who won an Academy Award for best actor for his dual roles).
The Wolf City Development Corporation is trying to get their hands on Catherine Ballou’s fathers (Frankie Ballou) ranch. The only one there to defend the land is her fathers ranch hand Native American Jackson Two-Bears. This is when she hires a legendary gunfighter Kid Shelleen to help protect her father from Tim Strawn a gunslinger hired killer who is threatening her father.
The film was directed by Elliot Silverstein from a screen play that Walter Newman and Frank Pierson. This was based on the novel “The Ballad of Cat Ballou” by Roy Chanslor