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Title Rio Bravo [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; an Armada production ; screenplay by Jules Furthman and Leigh Brackett ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks.
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Pictures : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .R56 2007    IN LIBRARY
Edition Two-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (141 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The John Wayne collection
John Wayne collection.
Credits Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; editor, Folmar Blangsted ; original songs: music by Dimitri Tiomkin, lyrics by Paul Francis Webster ; music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin ; art director, Leo K. Kuter.
Note Special features include: Optional audio feature commentary by John Carpenter and Richard Schickel ; John Wayne trailer gallery -- The Men who made the movies: Howard Hawks [episode of series from Turner Classic Movies cable network] (A Lorac Production ; narrator, Sidney Pollack ; producer, writer and director, Richard Schickel ; 2001; 55 min. ; col. w/ b&w seq.) ; Commemoration: Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo (Sparkhill ; Warner Bros. Entertainment ; 2007 ; 33 min. ; col. w/ b&w seq.) ; Old Tucson: Where the legends walked [Profile of Old Tucson Studios, where Rio Bravo and many other Western movies were filmed] (Sparkhill ; Warner Bros. Entertainment ; 2007 ; 9 min. ; col. w/ b&w seq.).
Originally produced as an American motion picture in 1958 ; released in 1959.
From a short story by B.H. McCampbell.
System Reqs DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital mono.; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Cast John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond, John Russell, Pedro Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Estelita Rodriguez, Claude Akins, Malcolm Atterbury, Harry Carey, Jr.
Summary In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance.
Audience MPAA Rating: Not rated; Canadian Home Video Rating: G.
Language In English or dubbed French ; optional subtitles in English, French, Portuguese or Korean ; closed-captioned. Special features in English, with optional subtitles in Portuguese or Korean.
Subject Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977.
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 -- Interviews.
Old Tucson Studios.
Sheriffs -- Texas -- Drama.
Jails -- Texas -- Drama.
Gunfights -- Texas -- Drama.
Alcoholics -- Drama.
Murderers -- Drama.
Gamblers -- Texas -- Drama.
Law enforcement -- Texas -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Texas -- Drama.
Genre Western films.
Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Filmed interviews.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977. Director. Producer.
Furthman, Jules. Screenwriter.
Brackett, Leigh. Screenwriter.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979. Actor.
Martin, Dean, 1917-1995. Actor.
Nelson, Rick, 1940-1985. Actor.
Dickinson, Angie. Actor.
Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974. Actor.
Bond, Ward, 1903-1960. Actor.
Russell, John, 1921-1991. Actor.
Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Pedro, 1925-2006. Actor.
Rodriguez, Estelita, 1928-1966. Actor.
Akins, Claude, 1918-1994. Actor.
Atterbury, Malcolm, 1907-1992. Actor.
Carey, Harry, Jr., 1921-2012. Actor.
McCampbell, B. H. Creator.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979. Composer.
Harlan, Russell, 1903-1974. Cinematographer.
Blangsted, Folmar, 1904-1982. Film editor.
Pollack, Sydney, 1934-2008. Narrator.
Schickel, Richard. Screenwriter. Director.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Armada Productions.
Lorac Productions.
Turner Classic Movies (Television network)
Sparkhill (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Title on container: Howard Hawks' production of Rio Bravo
Related Titles Men who made the movies (Television program)
ISBN 1419850466
Standard # 085391145349
Publisher # 114534 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 123422999