Barbara Luna, Dean Jagger, Steve Forrest, Will Geer.
A hardened gunslinger (Steve Forrest), sentenced to die, manages to survive his own hanging and is suddenly endowed with the curious power to read peoples minds. In an effort to turn over a new leaf, he opts to use his powers to benefit the less fortunate. He meets a young widow (Sharon Acker) whose land is being threatened by a greedy mining baron (Cameron Mitchell), and aims to use his abilities to see justice served. A Western with supernatural twist, THE HANGED MAN offers a captivating story of redemption.