Rooster Cogburn (1999)
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John Wayne returned to the role that won him an Oscar in this sequel to the western classic True Grit. Rooster Cogburn (Wayne) has once again been stripped of his badge after some questionable behavior with his gun, but he's given the chance to earn it back after an especially appalling crime demands an experienced lawman. A gang of violent and ruthless criminals, led by Hawk (Richard Jordan) and Breed (Anthony Zerbe), have stolen a shipment of explosive nitroglycerine and cut a swath through a
Jan 1, 1999 Wide
Mar 31, 1998
MCA Universal Home Video
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For those on the hunt for something agreeable, feature two acting legends, there are worse ways to spend 108 minutes. After all it's not every day one gets to see Katharine Hepburn man a Gatling gun.
A sort of controlled experiment in what happens when two completely incompatible movie stars occupy the same physical space.
A tired, formualic Western that reahashes elements of True Grit, John Wayne's Oscar-winning film, and The African Queen (Hepburn and Bogey), but it's the only teaming of the iconic Duke and Hepburn, so you may want to see it as a tribute to aging stars
Audience Reviews for Rooster Cogburn
- Rooster Cogburn: Fill your hands, you son of a bitch!
- Rooster Cogburn: Are you alright, sister?
- Eula Goodnight: I fear not what man can do to me.
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