• Western
  • Rated: 12,PG,G,16
  • Director: Don Siegel
  • Writer: Glendon Swarthout, Scott Hale, Miles Hood Swarthout
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J.B. Books (John Wayne, in his final film role) is an aging gunfighter diagnosed with cancer who comes to Nevada at the turn of the 20th century. Renting a room from widowed Bond Rogers (Lauren Bacall) and her son Gillom (Ron Howard), Books is confronted by several people of questionable motives, including a man seeking to avenge his brother's death and a few who are looking to profit from Books' notoriety. Not wanting to die a quiet, painful death, Books devises a plan to go out with a bang.
  • Western
  • Rated: 12,PG,G,16
  • Director: Don Siegel
  • Writer: Glendon Swarthout, Scott Hale, Miles Hood Swarthout

  • John Wayne
    Lauren Bacall
    James Stewart
    Richard Boone
    Hugh O'brian
    Harry Morgan
    Rick Lenz
    John Carradine
    Sheree North
    Scatman Crothers
    Ron Howard
    Bill Mckinney
    Gregg Palmer
    Melody Thomas Scott
    Alfred Dennis

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  • (1976)

  • Western
  • Rated: 12,PG,G,16
  • Director: Don Siegel
  • Writer: Glendon Swarthout, Scott Hale, Miles Hood Swarthout
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J.B. Books (John Wayne, in his final film role) is an aging gunfighter diagnosed with cancer who comes to Nevada at the turn of the 20th century. Renting a room from widowed Bond Rogers (Lauren Bacall) and her son Gillom (Ron Howard), Books is confronted by several people of questionable motives, including a man seeking to avenge his brother's death and a few who are looking to profit from Books' notoriety. Not wanting to die a quiet, painful death, Books devises a plan to go out with a bang.

Starring
  • John Wayne
    Lauren Bacall
    James Stewart
    Richard Boone
    Hugh O'brian
    Harry Morgan
    Rick Lenz
    John Carradine
    Sheree North
    Scatman Crothers
    Ron Howard
    Bill Mckinney
    Gregg Palmer
    Melody Thomas Scott
    Alfred Dennis