The Shootist (1976)

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Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. Hostetler. Aware that his days are numbered, the troubled man seeks solace and peace in a boarding house run by a widow and her son.However, it is not Brooks' fate to die in peace, as he becomes embroiled in one last valiant battle.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 93% / Audience 88%

Rated PG,  1 hr 39 mins

GENRES
Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION
Don Siegel
CAST
John Wayne  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Ron Howard  •  James Stewart

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CAST & CHARACTERS
John Wayne John Bernard Books
Lauren Bacall Bond Rogers
Ron Howard Gillom Rogers
James Stewart Dr. E.W. Hostetler
Richard Boone Mike Sweeney
Hugh O'Brian Pulford
Bill McKinney Cobb
Harry Morgan Marshall Thibido
John Carradine Beckum
Sheree North Serepta
Rick Lenz Dobkins (as Richard Lenz)
Scatman Crothers Moses