Gunfighters is a 1947 American Western film directed by George Waggner and starring Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton, and Bruce Cabot. Based on the novel Twin Sombreros by Zane Grey, the film is about a gunfighter who lays down his guns after being forced to shoot his best friend, and decides to become a cowhand on a ranch. The film was released in the United Kingdom as The Assassin. Directed by George Waggner. Starring Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton.