A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy. Written by
Bruce Stadfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
You've seen nothing like 'em together... and in the heat and hate of Rio Bravo nothing can tear 'em apart!
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Did You Know?
After seeing the film, Gary Cooper
said it was "so phony, nobody believes in it." Ironically, Cooper had been a visitor to the set since he was filming The Hanging Tree
nearby. "Rio Bravo" is considered to be John Wayne and Howard Hawks' reply to Gary Cooper's own film "High Noon" because neither Wayne or Hawks thought a real lawman would want or need to ask for help in handling a problem like Cooper's character did in that film. See more
At the end of the film when Chance tosses Feathers' tights out the window and they're picked up by Stumpy, you notice that they're obviously elastic tights. Elastic didn't exist until well into the 20th century. See more
John T. Chance
Joe, you're under arrest.
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