The Desperate Mission

Joaquin Murietta a rich and well-respected landowner in California who lost his farm, his wife, and all he cared about has joined a diverse gang of men paid to transport a wealthy man's wife away from the bandit-infested countryside to safety in San Francisco, embittered and questioning his former trust in God and man.

A man who has lost everything joins others paid to convey a wealthy man's wife - and a mysterious treasure - to safety in San Francisco.