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The Rounders (1965)

 -  Comedy | Western  -  5 March 1965 (USA)
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Ben and Howdy are a couple of aging cowboys who bust broncos out of Sedona for Jim Ed Love, a slick operator if ever there was one. Sisters, Meg and Agatha, have their eyes on Ben and Howdy... See full summary »

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Ben Jones
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Vince Moore
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Agatha Moore
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Arlee
Allegra Varron ...
Mrs. Norson
Casey Tibbs ...
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Ben and Howdy are a couple of aging cowboys who bust broncos out of Sedona for Jim Ed Love, a slick operator if ever there was one. Sisters, Meg and Agatha, have their eyes on Ben and Howdy, but the boys aren't ready to settle down yet. They spend the winter in the high country corralling more than 100 stray cattle at $7 a head for Jim Ed. Most years, they blow their winter pay in one spring night at a Sedona bar, but this year, Ben and Howdy have a plan: to take an ornery roan that Ben has been unable to break and bet their bankroll that no cowboy at the Sedona rodeo can stay on the horse. What will they do if they win - marry the sisters or head for Tahiti? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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(Westrex Recording System)

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The bucking horses all have bucking straps attached. One wouldn't attach such a strap to a horse you're trying to train for riding. See more »

Quotes

Ben Jones: Your daughters are sure growin' up, Vince.
Vince Moore: Huh! I should've had boys. Women are no help at all around here. They've been trying to fix that windmill for a month now.
Howdy Lewis: We used to have two windmills at our place back home. We had to tear one of 'em down - there wasn't enough wind to turn 'em both.
Agatha Moore: [laughing] You're pullin' my leg, Howdy!
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Excellent, must see for all cowboys, real or pretend!

This is truly the number 1, modern cowboy "cult" movie. The film captures the true life of a modern day working cowboy. All aspects of this film are the most realistic and true, day to day accounts of the REAL cowboy. The mundane, humor, drama, suspense and romance of the American Cowboy are captured in The Rounders. A must see!


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