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True Grit (1969)  link to True Grit on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 2228

poster True Grit

IMDb Rating:
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7.4/10 (31238 votes)

Also known as: Temple de acero

Country: USA, 128 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, Western

Director(s): Henry Hathaway

Storyline:
The murder of her father sends a teenage tomboy, Mattie Ross, (Kim Darby), on a mission of "justice", which involves avenging her father's death. She recruits a tough old marshal, "Rooster" Cogburn (John Wayne), because he has "grit", and a reputation of getting the job done. The two are joined by a Texas Ranger, La Boeuf, (Glen Campbell), who is looking for the same man (Jeff Corey) for a separate murder in Texas. Their odyssey takes them from Fort Smith, Arkansas, deep into the Indian Territory (present day Oklahoma) to find their man.

Cast:

photo John Wayne John Wayne Rooster Cogburn
photo Glen Campbell Glen Campbell La Boeuf
photo Kim Darby Kim Darby Mattie Ross
photo Robert Duvall Robert Duvall Ned Pepper
photo Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper 'Moon'

Medium: Original DVD,

Location: USA

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1