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The Cowboys, 1972

The Cowboys
Directed by: Mark Rydell
Written by: Irving Ravetch
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  131 min
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The mood of The Cowboys is rough and captivating. The plot centers around switching roles, buddies, and themes of mind and soul. It is a western and drama movie. Stylistically, The Cowboys has a road movie structure. In approach, it is serious and realistic. It takes place, at least partly, in the desert. The Cowboys happens in the 20th century. The movie is known for being critically acclaimed.

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After his cowhands desert him for a nearby gold rush, aging, leather-tough rancher Will Anderson (John... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 13 January 1972
Runtime: 131 min

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John Wayne John Wayne As Wil Andersen
Roscoe Lee Browne Roscoe Lee Browne As Jebediah Nightlinger
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The Duke schools some young cowboys
This is one of my favorite westerns. An old man needs to move his herd to market but gold fever has left him little choice but to take on a motley group of boys. This movie has it all, action, great dialogue, and more than enough heart to choke...
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