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John Wayne as Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn in True Grit (1969)

Source: The Official Trailer.

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Photo including John Wayne (Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn) from "True Grit"
Photo of John Wayne as "Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn" from "True Grit" (1969)
(Source: The Official Trailer)

"True Grit" Copyright © 1969 Paramount Pictures Corporation

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"Photo of John Wayne as "Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn" from "True Grit" (1969)". As advised by the poster, this picture comes from the video of the trailer available for "True Grit".

John Wayne was an American actor, producer, and director.

Some memorable quotes from John Wayne/"Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn"
We've got to get you to a doctor or you'll be deader than he is!
Fill your hand, you son-of-a-bitch!
As an actor, John Wayne has been seen in movies such as Noah's Ark, released in 1928, Rio Grande (1950) (character: Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke), The Spoilers (1942) as Roy Glennister, The Searchers (1956) in which he portrays Ethan Edwards, Blue Steel (1934) (character: John Carruthers), and Four Sons (1928).

Details about "True Grit":

"True Grit" (also known as "Grinta, Il", "Marshall, Der") is an Adventure/Western/Drama film directed by Henry Hathaway, and written by Marguerite Roberts (screenplay), released in the USA on June 11 of 1969 , starring John Wayne (Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn), Glen Campbell (La Boeuf), Kim Darby (Mattie Ross), Jeremy Slate (Emmett Quincy), Robert Duvall (Ned Pepper) and Dennis Hopper (Moon).

Here are memorable quotes from "True Grit"
The French is 'La Bourf'. I say 'La Beef'.("La Boeuf"/Glen Campbell)
I served under General Kirby Smith. And I don't have to hang my head when I say it.("La Boeuf" portrayed by Glen Campbell)
Mr. Rat, I have a writ here that says you are to stop eating Cheng Lee's cornmeal forthwith. Now, It's a rat writ, writ for a rat, and this is lawful service of same! { to Mattie }
See? He doesn't pay any attention to me. { BANG! he shoots the rat }
You can't serve papers on a rat, baby sister. You either kill him or let him be.(John Wayne ("Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn"))

Strother Martin and Henry Hathaway (director) have been associated in Nevada Smith, released in 1966. As an actor, Strother Martin has been seen in movies such as The People Against O'Hara, released in 1951, Up in Smoke (1978) portraying Arnold Stoner, Nevada Smith (1966), Cowboy (1958), Kiss Me Deadly (1955), and The End (1978) playing Dr. Waldo Kling.

As an actress, Kim Darby has been seen in movies such as The Strawberry Statement, released in 1970 portraying Linda, Norwood (1970) (character: Rita Lee Chipman), Bye Bye Birdie (1963), The One and Only (1978) as Mary Crawford, Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001) playing Louise Standon, and Bus Riley's Back in Town (1965) portraying Gussie.

A little more about Henry Hathaway (director of "True Grit"):

Henry Hathaway was an American director, and producer. Henry Hathaway has directed movies such as Legend of the Lost, released in 1957, You're in the Navy Now (1951), Shoot Out (1971), Peter Ibbetson (1935), The Last Safari (1967), and Wild Horse Mesa (1932).

John Wayne has also been directed by Henry Hathaway in The Shepherd of the Hills, released in 1941 (character: Young Matt), How the West Was Won (1962) as Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman, Circus World (1964) playing Matt Masters, North to Alaska (1960) portraying Sam McCord, Legend of the Lost (1957) portraying Joe January.

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Source: The Official Trailer.

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