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

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

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