The cowboys


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Aurora Hills - Adult DVDDVD WESTERN COWBOAvailable


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Deluxe edition.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound ; 4 3/4 in.
085391145356, 085391197447


General Note
Based on the novel by William Dale Jennings.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
General Note
Special features: Collectible behind-the-scenes photo set; commentary by director Mark Rydell; new cast/director reunion featurette "The Cowboys: together again;" vintage featurette "The breaking of boys and the making of men;" theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, John Williams ; director of photography, Robert Surtees ; production designer, Philip Jefferies ; costume designer, Anthea Sylbert ; film editor, Neil Travis.
John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst.
When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he (Wayne) is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage, however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
English dialogue, English and French subtitles; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ravetch, I., Frank, H., Jennings, W. D., Rydell, M., Wayne, J., Browne, R. L., Dern, B., Dewhurst, C., & Williams, J. The cowboys (Deluxe edition.).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Irving. Ravetch et al.. The Cowboys. Burbank, CA.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Irving. Ravetch et al.. The Cowboys Burbank, CA.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ravetch, Irving., et al. The Cowboys Deluxe edition.,

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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