El Dorado (1967)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Romance, Western

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Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old Indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.



  • John Wayne and Johnny Crawford in El Dorado (1967)
  • John Wayne and Charlene Holt in El Dorado (1967)
  • John Wayne and Charlene Holt in El Dorado (1967)
  • Michele Carey in El Dorado (1967)
  • Michele Carey in El Dorado (1967)
  • John Wayne in El Dorado (1967)

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John Wayne cocks a Winchester lever-action rifle with one hand by twirling it by its lever. The rifle used in that shot has an enlarged "D-loop" lever to make the trick easier. John Wayne used this type of modified Winchester and performed this trick in many ... ...


Bull Harris: Cole! He won't feel it.
Cole: Well I owe him one.


As Maudie, leaning on an open door, speaks with Cole just before his departure to Sonora, her position and that of the door's window shade change between front and rear shots.

Crazy Credits

Possibly due to their fame, the closing cast list does not bill John Wayne and Robert Mitchum.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Drama | Romance | Western

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