Rio Bravo (1959)

Not Rated  |   |  Action, Drama, Western


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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.


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  • Angie Dickinson in Rio Bravo (1959)

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Howard Hawks

Writers:

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

Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie was made by Howard Hawks and John Wayne as a counter-response to the underlying theme and point of view of High Noon (1952).


Quotes

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


Goofs

John T. Chance wears a wedding ring throughout the movie even though he was not a married man in the story. However John Wayne was married at the time in real life, and for some reason, did not take his ring off during filming.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Action | Drama | Western

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