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Jory (1973)

PG | | Western | February 1973 (USA)
Jory is a fifteen-year-old boy who joins a horse-drive after his father is killed by a drunkard. The drive's leader and a likable cowhand take the boy under their wing, and find that ... See full summary »

Director:

Jorge Fons

Writers:

Gerald Herman (screenplay), Robert Irving (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Marley ... Roy Starr
B.J. Thomas ... Jocko
Robby Benson ... Jory Walden
Claudio Brook ... Ethan Walden
Patricia Aspíllaga Patricia Aspíllaga ... Carmelita Starr
Brad Dexter ... Jack
Benny Baker ... Frank Jordan (as Ben Baker)
Todd Martin Todd Martin ... John Barron
Quintín Bulnes ... Walker
Carlos Cortés Carlos Cortés ... Logan
John Kelly John Kelly ... Thatcher
Anne Lockhart ... Dora
Ted Markland ... Cpl. Hap Evans
Linda Purl ... Amy Barron
Eduardo López Rojas Eduardo López Rojas ... Cookie (as Eduardo Lopez Rojas)
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Jory is a fifteen-year-old boy who joins a horse-drive after his father is killed by a drunkard. The drive's leader and a likable cowhand take the boy under their wing, and find that tragedy has taught him how to take care of himself better than anyone could expect. Written by alfiehitchie

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Jory Has Two Best Friends He Can Count On-HIS GUNS!

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Western

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Jory
Lyrics by Edmund Penney (as Ed Penney)
Music by Al De Lory
Sung by Curtis Young
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Boy becomes a man the hard way
20 May 2000 | by helpless_dancerSee all my reviews

Good tale of the old west in which a young boy becomes a man after his family is wiped out. Old story line, yes, but it still made for a fine film. B.J. Thomas was effective as the expert gun handler who was unable to fire at another human, even in his own defense. One of Robby Benson's best performances.


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Country:

USA | Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Babam Ugruna See more »

Filming Locations:

Durango, Mexico See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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