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True Grit
Directed by:
Henry Hathaway

"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 on June 11 of 1969 in the USA . John Wayne and Glen Campbell are starring, alongside Kim Darby, Jeremy Slate, Robert Duvall and Dennis Hopper.

The strangest trio ever to track a killer.

Who is the director of "True Grit":

True Grit was directed by Henry Hathaway, an American director, and producer.

Before directing True Grit, Henry Hathaway had directed 5 Card Stud, released in 1968, The Last Safari (1967), Nevada Smith (1966), Circus World (1964), Of Human Bondage (1964), and How the West Was Won (1962). Since, he directed Airport, released in 1970, Raid on Rommel (1971), Shoot Out (1971).

What was the release date of "True Grit":

True Grit was first released in the United States on Wednesday, June 11, 1969. Also released on this day was Heaven with a Gun (dir. Lee H. Katzin). This was fifty (50) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, December 28, 1969 in the United Kingdom; Tuesday, March 21, 2000 in Canada; Wednesday, February 18, 1970 in France; Thursday, August 21, 1969 in Germany; Tuesday, April 23, 2002 in Italy and on Wednesday, February 19, 1997 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "True Grit":

At the casting of True Grit we find John Wayne, previously seen in Hellfighters (1968) and The Green Berets (1968); Glen Campbell (Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965)); Kim Darby (The Karate Killers (1967), Bus Riley's Back in Town (1965)) [ more... ]

  • John Wayne, Jeff Corey and John Pickard also appeared in Wake of the Red Witch, released in 1948.
  • H.W. Gim and John Wayne, Strother Martin also appeared together in McLintock!, released in 1963.
  • John Pickard and John Wayne, Ron Soble can be seen in Chisum, released in 1970.
  • Edith Atwater and Glen Campbell, Kim Darby also appeared together in Norwood, released in 1970.

What is the Storyline of "True Grit":



After her father is killed, Mattie Ross (Kim Darby) arrives in Fort Smith, Arkansas looking for a marshal or deputy marshal who will help her search for Chaney. She soon learns about a deputy marshal called Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn, and upon hearing about Cogburn's legendary grit, Ross decides that he may be the man to help her. Unable to meet with Cogburn straight away she goes to the Monarch boardinghouse, where she meets Texas Ranger Le Boeuf.

Le Boeuf has recently come from Mattie's [...]

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Glen Campbell ("La Boeuf") and Kim Darby ("Mattie Ross")

Glen Campbell (La Boeuf) and Kim Darby as (Mattie Ross) in True Grit (1969)

Glen Campbell (La Boeuf) and Kim Darby as (Mattie Ross) in True Grit (1969)

Kim Darby as "Mattie Ross"

Kim Darby as Mattie Ross in True Grit (1969)

Kim Darby as Mattie Ross in True Grit (1969)

John Wayne as "Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn"

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

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

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

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

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

John Wayne ("Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn") and Glen Campbell ("La Boeuf")

John Wayne (Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn) and Glen Campbell (La Boeuf) in True Grit (1969)

John Wayne (Marshall Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn) and Glen Campbell (La Boeuf) in True Grit (1969)

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