The Shootist

Eloquent last hurrah for a man who superseded mere movie-star status to become an icon of American culture, with Wayne playing aging, legendary gunfighter J.B. Books. Opening with a black-and-white montage of scenes from Wayne's earlier westerns, the film traces Books's career from 1871 to 1901, when THE SHOOTIST is set. As we move through scenes from more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Miles Hood Swarthout
Scott Hale
Source (1 Credit)
Glendon Swarthout
Producer (2 Credits)
M.J. Frankovich
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Bruce Surtees
Editor (1 Credit)
Douglas Stewart
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Arthur Parker
Costumes (3 Credits)
Edna Taylor
Luster Bayless
Moss Mabry
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Augie Lohman

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