The Cowboys Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 989

Average Rating: 3/4

# of Ratings: 93

Theatrical Release Date: 01/13/1972

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Western

MPAA Rating: PG

Director: Mark Rydell

Actors: John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Robert Carradine, Colleen Dewhurst, Alfred Barker Jr.

Plot: A veteran rancher risks everything when he recruits schoolboys to man a dangerous cattle drive.

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Rating of
3/4

Goombs - wrote on 02/20/2014

Awesome western. Im not a big fan of the duke but this is one of my two favorites by him (the other one being Rio Bravo). True entertainment value and one to pop a beer too with your brother or buddy.

Rating of
3.5/4

dukeakasmudge - wrote on 07/30/2011

Great John Wayne Western with a perfect ending

Rating of
4/4

Ikkinbot - wrote on 03/28/2009

Fantastic! This is one of the best western I've seen and definitely one of my favorite John Wayne movies. Its a story about growing up and responsibility. The story is well written and touching. Touching is not something you get to say about a western very often. The movie also has some very funny moments and some good western type action.

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