Rio Bravo (1959)

Director
Howard Hawks

Main cast
John Wayne; Dean Martin; Ricky Nelson; Walter Brennan; Angie Dickinson

Genres
Drama, Western, Romance

Description
The sheriff of a small town in southwest Texas must keep custody of a murderer whose brother, a powerful rancher, is trying to help him escape. After a friend is killed trying to muster support for him, he and his deputies - a disgraced drunk and a cantankerous old cripple - must find a way to hold out against the rancher's hired guns until the marshal arrives. In the meantime, matters are complicated by the presence of a young gunslinger - and a mysterious beauty who just came in on the last stagecoach.


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