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Release date: January 13, 1972
Studio: Warner Bros.
Running time: 128 minutes
Director: Mark Rydell
Cast: John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst, Slim Pickens, Lonny Chapman, A. Martinez, Alfred Barker Jr., Nicholas Beauvy
Technical information: Panavision, Technicolor






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The Music

Music: John Williams


Audio




Video

In 1996 Fitzwilly was finally issued on home video (MGM 205681 purchase), albeit in a pan-and-scan version and on VHS only (it is currently out of print). From time to time a beautiful letterboxed transfer is screened on Turner Classic Movies (including December 22, 2005). 

Sheet Music

A piano/vocal versions of the song "Make Me Rainbows" can be found in The John Williams Anthology.

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References

The Cowboys, William Dale Jennings
New York: Stein & Day, 1971

"John Wayne, 'just the hired man'," Robert Taylor
Oakland Tribune, June 20 1971

"John Wayne dies in film on individuals," Joseph P. Boon
Bucks County Courier Times, November 5 1971

"Cowboys director says John Wayne is 'historical'," Vernon Scott
UPI, December 17 1971

"Film Reviews: The Cowboys," A.D. Murphy
Variety, January 12 1972

"Review: The Cowboys," Vincent Canby
New York Times, January 14 1972, 16:1

The Cowboys

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Links

Internet Movie Database entry for The Cowboys

Turner Classic Movies Database entry for The Cowboys


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