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She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

An aging Cavalry officer tries to prevent an Indian war in the last days before his retirement.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
John Wayne Capt. Nathan Brittles
Joanne Dru Olivia Dandridge
John Agar Lt. Clint Cohill
Ben Johnson Sgt. Tyree
Harry Carey Jr. Lt. Ross Pennell
Victor McLaglen Sgt. Quincannon
Mildred Natwick Abby Allshard
George O'Brien Major "Mac" Allshard
Arthur Shields Dr. O'Laughlin
Michael Dugan Hochbauer
Chief John Big Tree Pony-That-Walks

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Kansas City, KS premiere: 26 Jul 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI*; AF I-lib
Mar 94
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Argosy Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  103-104 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,316    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Great classic western!

    RedRain 2013-07-27

    This is one of my favorite films and it is strictly because of John Wayne's very powerful performance. He is so good in this film that I've... MORE>

  • Yellow Ribbon and Monument Valley

    John Mather 2013-02-13

    A year ago it was my joy to finally visit the sight on John Ford's "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon." I have been a fan of early John Wayne movies,... MORE>

  • She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

    Ron 2013-01-14

    Dominating song, "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon," enhanced the movie's appeal, even with the dog barking in the background. Pony-that-Walks was... MORE>