Overall Rank: 1004
Average Rating: 3/4
# of Ratings: 93
Theatrical Release Date: 01/13/1972
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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Goombs - wrote on 02/21/2014
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.
dukeakasmudge - wrote on 07/30/2011
Great John Wayne Western with a perfect ending
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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