Rio Bravo (1959)

Not Rated  |   |  Action, Drama, Western


Rio Bravo (1959) Poster

A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy.


8.1/10
41,915

  • Angie Dickinson and Dean Martin in Rio Bravo (1959)
  • Still of Dean Martin in Rio Bravo (1959)
  • Still of Dean Martin in Rio Bravo (1959)
  • Still of John Wayne and Angie Dickinson in Rio Bravo (1959)
  • Still of John Wayne and Angie Dickinson in Rio Bravo (1959)

See all photos

Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

Howard Hawks

Writers:

Jules Furthman (screenplay), Leigh Brackett (screenplay), B.H. McCampbell (short story)

Did You Know?

Trivia

Dean Martin's agent approached Howard Hawks to consider his client for the role of the drunken deputy Dude. Hawks agreed to meet with Martin at 9:30 the next morning. When Hawks learned that Martin had done a show in Las Vegas until midnight, and hired a plane to fly him ... ...


Quotes

John T. Chance: Joe, you're under arrest.


Goofs

When Burdette's man shoots Wheeler from the stable, the rifle isn't pointed at Wheeler.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Action | Drama | Western

Details

Release Date:

4 April 1959

Language

English, Spanish


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Gross:

$5,750,000 (USA)

More Like This

  • The Searchers

    The Searchers

  • El Dorado

    El Dorado

  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

  • Stagecoach

    Stagecoach

  • Rio Lobo

    Rio Lobo

  • Red River

    Red River

  • True Grit

    True Grit

  • The Sons of Katie Elder

    The Sons of Katie Elder

  • Rio Grande

    Rio Grande

  • The Wild Bunch

    The Wild Bunch

  • Fort Apache

    Fort Apache

  • The Shootist

    The Shootist

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com