The Westerner

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

A superior western that mixes fine cinematography, terrific performances, and a script of higher caliber than most to produce a film still fondly remembered today. Cooper is a drifter who runs afoul of the law when he is falsely accused of stealing a horse. He is taken in front of Brennan, who serves as a justice of the peace and is the "Law west of more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Jo Swerling
Niven Busch
Source (1 Credit)
Stuart N. Lake
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Daniel Mandell
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Alfred Newman
Art Director (1 Credit)
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Julia Heron
Costumes (1 Credit)
Irene Saltern
Special Effects (2 Credits)
Paul Eagler
Music Director (1 Credit)
Make Up (1 Credit)
Blagoe Stephanoff