The Cowboys 1972

When a gold strike drains all the adult men from the area, Wil Andersen is forced to hire 11 young boys to help him move 1200 cattle from his ranch to the railway at Belle Fourch, 400 miles away. Once the traildrive starts, the boys encounter a series of adventures and begin growing into men under the guidance of Wil.

Books with substantial mentioning of The Cowboys
Fred Landesman
The John Wayne Filmography
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2004

Mark Ricci, Boris Zmijewsky, Steve Zmijewsky
The Complete Films of John Wayne
New York, NY, 1995

The Cowboys
United States 1972

Directed by

Nicolas Beauvy
Stephen R. Hudis
Sean Kelly
A Martinez
Clay O'Brien
Matt Clark
Chuck Courtney


Running time:131 minutes
Country:United States

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