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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 134 min
Ratings
79% critics Rotten Tomatoes
88% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 13+ Common Sense Media
Genre Adventure, Drama, Western
Release 01/13/72
Actors John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst
Directors Mark Rydell
When his cattle drivers abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under Andersen's tutelage; however, neither Andersen nor the boys know that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them.
Genre Adventure, Drama, Western
Release 01/13/72
Actors John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst
Directors Mark Rydell
When his cattle drivers abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under Andersen's tutelage; however, neither Andersen nor the boys know that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them.