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The Cowboys

The Cowboys(1972)

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Brief Synopsis

When his crew quits, a veteran cattleman trains schoolboys for the big drive.

Cast & Crew

Mark Rydell Director
John Wayne Wil Andersen
Roscoe Lee Browne Jebediah Nightlinger
Bruce Dern Long Hair [Asa Watts]
Colleen Dewhurst [Mrs.] Kate [Collingwood]
Nicolas Beauvy Dan ["Four eyes"]
Robert Carradine [Charles] Slim Honeycutt
Stephen Hudis Charlie Schwartz
Sean Kelly Stuttering Bob
A Martinez Cimarron

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  GP Premiere Info:  New York opening: 13 Jan 1972; Los Angeles opening: 6 Feb 1972
Release Date:  1972 Production Date:  [Panavision]
A Mark Rydell Film
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros., Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Sanford Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  126 or 128 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • The Ways Things Were and Are

    Ana 2013-07-21

    My Dad, a Mexican immigrant, took me, his youngest girl, age 8, to see this film. I think he may have just wanted to go see a John Wayne movie but... MORE>

  • Watch John Wayne steal the film

    Robert 2013-05-29

    I was 10 years old when this film was made and wish somebody had taken me to see it as a boy. This is definitely no chick flick. It's an old-style... MORE>

  • the cowboys. duke spoke from the heart

    will 2013-04-18

    was watching the president adress the nation re. the boston bombing, and commented to my wife,there is such a lack of conviction in his voice, so monotone... MORE>