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Red River is a 1948 Western film directed by Howard Hawks, giving a fictional account of the first cattle drive from Texas to Kansas along the Chisholm Trail. The dramatic tension stems from a growing feud over the management of the drive, between the Texas rancher who initiated it (John Wayne) and his adopted adult son (Montgomery Clift).

The film also starred Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan, Coleen Gray, Harry Carey, John Ireland, Hank Worden, Noah Beery Jr. and Harry Carey, Jr. Borden Chase wrote the script with Charles Schnee, based on Chase's story, "The Chisholm Trail."

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Quick Tip by . August 08, 2010
A great film because Wayne's character is not his usual squeaky clean cowboy. He is a more developed true to life man most interested in his own self-interest.
Quick Tip by . August 04, 2010
A very good John Wayne Wester - highly recommended if you like cowboy films.
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