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The Last Cowboy (2003)

The Last Cowboy (2003)

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The title character in this made-for-cable contemporary Western could be hard-bitten cattle rancher John William Cooper (Lance Henriksen), or, for that matter, John's long-estranged daughter Jacqueline "Jake" Cooper (Jennie Garth). Having broken off relations with her dad due to an unpleasant incident involving her mother, Jake returns to Dry Creek Ranch after an eight-year absence with her young son, Billy (Dylan Wagner), in tow. The reasons have little to do with father-daughter love; John's father has died, and the ranch is now mortgaged to the hilt. Out of a sense of obligation, Jake agrees to work the ranch in hopes of putting it back on its financial feet, all the while keeping her distance from the taciturn John. Other interested parties include cowboy Morgan Murphy (Bradley Cooper), who wants to help Jake despite her father's resistance to Morgan's "newfangled" ranching methods, and John's old pal Amos (M.C. Gainey), who is determined to mend the fences between John and Jake. The Last Cowboy was first broadcast by the Hallmark Channel on January 17, 2003.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Documentary , Drama , Special Interest , Television
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Cast

Jennie Garth
as Jacqueline `Jake' Cooper
Lance Henriksen
as Will Cooper
M.C. Gainey
as Amos Russell
Bradley Cooper
as Morgan Murphy
Dylan Wagner
as Billy Cooper
John Vargas
as Sanchez
Eugene Osment
as Alex Kerwin
Kelly Connell
as Jack Wainwright
Harrison Young
as Preacher
Jack Lilley
as Fuller
Ronn Iverson
as Dabney
Dennis Cockrum
as Auctioneer
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The Last Cowboy is a tombstone to the last loser that couldn't pay off a loan. The dad is stuck somewhere in the past yearning for days of old, but the visiting daughter shakes him into reality by proposing not breathing life into his old cattle farm, but remaking it into a horse breeding farm for racing horses. After an eight year absence, a headstrong woman returns to her Texas home for her grandfather's funeral and "locks horns" (argues), with her father. Strictly TV material. The acting is high school depth and the story line is dumb. Still, since Hallmark Hall of Fame is behind this film, it is still worth a watch. 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NOTES 1 The Last Cowboy was first broadcast by the Hallmark Channel on January 17, 2003. Jennie Garth - Jacqueline "Jake" Cooper Lance Henriksen - John William Cooper Bradley Cooper - Morgan Murphy Dylan Wagner - Billy M.C. Gainey - Amos Russell Lynn Wanlass - Irene Director - Joyce Chopra Executive Producer - Larry Levinson Editor - Jennifer Jean Cacavas Cinematographer - Chris Manley Executive Producer - Steven Squillante Supervising Producer - Brian J. Gordon Executive Producer - Robert Halmi, Jr. Producer - Kevin Bocarde Producer - Kyle A. Clark Executive Producer - H. Daniel Gross Director: Joyce Chopra Writer: J.P. Martin Stars: Jennie Garth, Lance Henriksen and M.C. Gainey [img]https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTjzqUsBwOfsQaAVI_f_X4HJ8tMSLU_lQG6VHFG3idx5kidQ-AM[/img]

monsieur rick
monsieur rick

Lance Henriksen does a good job as the tough cowboy father, the last of a generation. Nice portrayal of the crazy hard times that come to ranchers (or farmers ;)) and the heart and determination it takes to persevere.

Cheryl W
Cheryl W

This is a very heart warming movie especially if you and a family member have;nt been on good terms...

Tonia Morris
Tonia Morris

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