El Dorado Poster

Release Date: May 28th, 2007

DVD Release Date: March 21st, 2000

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 6 min

Plot Summary
Heartless tycoon Bart Jason (Edward Asner) hires a group of thugs to force the MacDonald family out of El Dorado so he can claim their land. J.P. Harrah, the town's sheriff, is too deep in the throes of alcoholism to help the family. When Harrah's friend, noble elder gunfighter Cole Thorton (John Wayne), learns of the predicament, he travels to El Dorado with his upstart friend, Mississippi (James Caan), to help Harrah clean up in time for a shootout against Jason's men.

Cast: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan, Arthur Hunnicutt, Ed Asner, Michele Carey, Christopher George, Charlene Holt

Director: Howard Hawks

Genres: Western

Production Co: Paramount