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Conagher (1991)

TV Movie  |  Unrated  |   |  Western  |  1 July 1991 (USA)
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Mrs. Evie Teale is struggling to stay alive while raising her two children alone on a remote homestead. Conn Conagher is a honest, hardworking cowboy. Their lives are intertwined as they ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Conn Conagher
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Evie Teale
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Charlie McCloud, Stage Driver
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Jacob Teale
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Seaborn Tay, Cattle Rancher
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Kiowa Staples
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Chris Mahler, Cowboy
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Curly
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Johnny McGivern
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Casuse, Ladder Five Rider
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Tile Coker, Ladder Five Rider
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Station Agent
Cody Braun ...
Laban Teale
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Ruthie Teale
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Smoke Parnell, Ladder Five Owner
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Mrs. Evie Teale is struggling to stay alive while raising her two children alone on a remote homestead. Conn Conagher is a honest, hardworking cowboy. Their lives are intertwined as they fight the elements, indians, outlaws, and loneliness. Written by David J. Kiseleski <davidk269@aol.com>

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None tougher. None faster. None deadlier.

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Western

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1 July 1991 (USA)  »

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Louis L'Amour's Conagher  »

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Trivia

Dub Taylor (Station Agent) was the real life father of Buck Taylor (Tile Coker). See more »

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When Conagher catches up to Tile Coker and the other rustlers, and flushes them out of the cabin, the amount of blood changes on the man that gets shot in the shoulder. See more »

Quotes

Chris Mahler, Cowboy: Damn you, Conn, you're pushing me!
Conn Conagher: It seems to me I'm the one being pushed.
Chris Mahler, Cowboy: You're a damn fool. They're going to clean the old man out by spring. Now you can do your job and look the other way, or you can set yourself up as a target. You got a choice.
Conn Conagher: No, you got a choice. You can throw your pack on your horse and ride out of here tonight, or you can go for your gun.
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Great Western Movie
3 June 2005 | by (Albany, NY) – See all my reviews

Sam Elliot is the quintessential cowboy, and this film allows him to portray the Louis L'Amour character perfectly. He is dangerous, gruff, decisive, courteous, as well as gentle and loving. He can stay in the fight after sustaining injuries that would lay-up a normal man, and prosecute the fight to the fullest extent. He can spend days on the trail, enduring the hardships, but will wash his hands before eating dinner. He is the perfect gentleman to a lady, as well as a hard-boiled barroom brawler. He always plays fair - one reason the cowboy in film history has become such an admirable personality. Sam also is able to portray "the same character" in The Quick & The Dead, with Kate Capshaw and Tom Conti, also a Louis L'Amour adaptation. The only reason not to absolutely love this picture is that is "made for network TV" picture, and there is limited to the fullscreen format and only has mono sound.


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