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The Cowboys (1972) Poster

(1972)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Mark Rydell

Writing Credits  

William Dale Jennings ... (novel)
 
Irving Ravetch ... (screenplay) &
Harriet Frank Jr. ... (screenplay) and
William Dale Jennings ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Kate
Alfred Barker Jr. ...
Fats - Cowboy
Nicolas Beauvy ...
Dan - Cowboy
Steve Benedict ...
Steve - Cowboy
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Slim Honeycutt - Cowboy
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Weedy - Cowboy (as Norman Howell Jr.)
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Charlie Schwartz - Cowboy (as Stephen Hudis)
Sean Kelly ...
Stuttering Bob - Cowboy
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Clay O'Brien ...
Hardy Fimps - Cowboy
Sam O'Brien ...
Jimmy Phillips - Cowboy
Mike Pyeatt ...
Homer Weems - Cowboy
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Anse
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Homer's Father
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Stonemason
Sarah Cunningham ...
Annie Andersen
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Ellen Price
Maggie Costain ...
Phoebe
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Smiley
Jerry Gatlin ...
Howdy
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Okay
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Henry Williams (as Dick Farnsworth)
Wallace Brooks ...
Red Tucker
Charise Cullin ...
Elizabeth
Collette Poeppel ...
Rosemary (as Colette Poeppel)
Norman Howell Sr. ...
Jim's Father (as Norman Howell)
Rita Hudis ...
Charlie's Mother
Margaret Kelly ...
Bob's Mother
Larry Randles ...
Ben
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Jake
Jim Burk ...
Pete
Fred Brookfield ...
Rustler
Tap Canutt ...
Rustler
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Rustler
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Rustler
Tony Epper ...
Rustler
Kent Hays ...
Rustler
J.R. Randall ...
Rustler
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Rustler
Joe Yrigoyen ...
Rustler
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ivan Brutsche ...
Towns Person (uncredited)
Ralph Volkie ...
Ralphie (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Mark Rydell ... producer
Tim Zinnemann ... associate producer

Music by 

John Williams

Cinematography by 

Robert Surtees ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Neil Travis

Casting By 

Lynn Stalmaster

Production Design by 

Philip M. Jefferies ... (as Philip Jefferies)

Set Decoration by 

William Kiernan

Costume Design by 

Anthea Sylbert

Makeup Department 

Pat Abbott ... hair stylist (as Patricia Abbott)
Dave Grayson ... makeup artist
Emile LaVigne ... makeup artist (as Emile La Vigne)

Production Management 

Nate H. Edwards ... production manager
Dick Moder ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Robert 'Buzz' Henry ... second unit director (as Robert Buzz Henry)
Tim Zinnemann ... assistant director
Jerry Ballew ... trainee assistant director (uncredited)
Frederic W. Brost ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Dick Moder ... first assistant director: second unit (uncredited)
Andy Siegel ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Robert Schultz ... property master
Jose Abrignani ... plasterer (uncredited)
Henry Alvarado ... laborer (uncredited)
Ray Barone ... painter (uncredited)
Frank L. Brown ... set dresser (uncredited)
Joe Butterworth ... greensman (uncredited)
Joseph De Franco ... constructor (uncredited)
Albert Ellis ... construction gang boss (uncredited)
Hayes Ewing ... constructor (uncredited)
Guy Faria ... constructor (uncredited)
Frank Hafemann ... construction foreman (uncredited)
Oscar Hall ... constructor (uncredited)
Buck Hawkins ... construction coordinator (uncredited)
Jack Jancich ... painter (uncredited)
John Jensen ... illustrator (uncredited)
Maurice Larson ... painter (uncredited)
Ben Massi ... painter (uncredited)
Ed Mulay ... second props (uncredited)
Angel Perez ... constructor (uncredited)
Bob Stahler ... assistant art director (uncredited)
Weston Webb ... constructor (uncredited)
Marty Wunderlich ... third props (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Richard Portman ... re-recording
Kay Rose ... sound editor
Jack Solomon ... sound
John Ferguson ... radio man (uncredited)
Joe Kenworthy ... cable person (uncredited)
Al Yaylian ... boom operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Daniel Hays ... special effects (uncredited)
George Peckham ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Floyd Baze ... stunt double (uncredited)
Fred Brookfield ... stunts (uncredited)
Jim Burk ... stunts (uncredited)
Tap Canutt ... stunts (uncredited)
Bill Catching ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Courtney ... stunts (uncredited)
Gary Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Tony Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Jerry Gatlin ... stunts (uncredited)
Kent Hays ... stunts (uncredited)
Robert 'Buzz' Henry ... stunts (uncredited)
Walt La Rue ... stunts (uncredited)
Glenn Randall Jr. ... stunts (uncredited)
J.R. Randall ... stunts (uncredited)
Larry Randles ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Roberson ... stunt double: John Wayne (uncredited) / stunts (uncredited)
Walter Scott ... stunts (uncredited)
Casey Tibbs ... stunts (uncredited)
Buddy Van Horn ... stunts (uncredited)
Henry Wills ... stunts (uncredited)
Walter Wyatt ... stunts (uncredited)
Joe Yrigoyen ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Glen Bird ... gaffer
James R. Connell ... camera operator
Don Lambert ... key grip
Terry K. Meade ... camera operator (as Terry Meade)
Richard Barth ... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Mark H. Davis ... photographer: second unit (uncredited)
Edward Morey III ... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Gregory Nowak ... second grip (uncredited)
Dave Sutton ... special photographer (uncredited)
Mel Traxel ... still photographer (uncredited)
Joseph M. Wilcots ... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Robert Willoughby ... special still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Luster Bayless ... costumer: John Wayne (uncredited)
Lambert Marks ... costumer (uncredited)
Neva Rames ... costumer: women (uncredited)
G. Tony Scarano ... costumer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Robert Swink ... supervising film editor
Skip Nicholson ... laboratory: Technicolor (uncredited)

Location Management 

Bill Gallant ... location manager (uncredited)
George Leslie ... location auditor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Donald Harris ... music editor
Tommy Morgan ... musician: harmonica (uncredited)
Dan Wallin ... music scoring mixer (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

James Antúnez ... driver: mobile home (uncredited)
George Coleman ... driver: s/w (uncredited)
Jerry Courion ... driver: crane (uncredited)
Bob Edwards ... transportation captain (uncredited)
Bob Goodrich ... driver: horse truck (uncredited)
Jack Lietzke ... driver: bus (uncredited)
Wilbur Munson ... driver: honeywagon (uncredited)
Frank Olmstead ... driver: special effects/wardrobe (uncredited)
Jack Schroetter ... driver: grip electric (uncredited)

Other crew 

Red Burns ... riding instructor
Bob Forrest ... script supervisor
Phill Norman ... title designer
Joan Arnold ... production secretary (uncredited)
Harold Bates ... wrangler (uncredited)
Jack Casey ... unit publicist (uncredited)
Joe Catalfo ... first aid (uncredited)
Marty Dark ... timekeeper (uncredited)
Robert Davenport ... wrangler (uncredited)
James W. Gavin ... helicopter pilot (uncredited)
Rolly Harper ... caterer (uncredited)
Lester Hoyle ... script supervisor: second unit (uncredited)
Billy Jones ... ramrod (uncredited)
Gordon G. Jones ... wrangler (uncredited)
Ray Kennedy ... wrangler (uncredited)
Frank D. Lane ... wrangler (uncredited)
Joe Lomax Sr. ... wrangler (uncredited)
Stanley Mark ... auditor: Sanford (uncredited)
Gene O'Brien ... wrangler (uncredited)
Buddy Sherwood ... wrangler (uncredited)
Nanette Siegert ... secretary: Mark Rydell (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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