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John Russell, disdained by his "respectable" fellow stagecoach passengers because he was raised by Indians, becomes their only hope for survival when they are set upon by outlaws.
Filming on "Hombre" coincided with that year's Academy Awards. Co-star Martin Balsam was a Best Supporting Actor nominee for A Thousand Clowns (1965), and not having received permission to leave the set, Balsam sneaked off to attend the ceremony. He won the Oscar.
Throw down two saddles.
Grimes: You're comin' with us.
Audra Favor: No, I think I'll stay here.
Grimes: You will be all right.
Audra Favor: I'll be *all right* here.
Grimes: One way or another, you're comin' with us.
The shotgun shells Mendez carries are a modern red plastic case. Period shells were brass cased.