Rio Lobo Poster

Release Date: February 20th, 2001

DVD Release Date: April 29th, 2003

G|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
Union leader Cord McNally (John Wayne) is protecting a routine gold shipment when his troops are attacked by Confederate forces. Not only does he lose the gold, but one of his strongest officers is killed in the raid. At the end of the Civil War, McNally learns that the raiders had help from the inside, and he vows to uncover the two traitors. After a chance encounter with one of the turncoats, McNally travels to the town of Rio Lobo and makes an unexpected discovery.

Cast: John Wayne, Jorge Rivero, Jennifer O'Neill, Jack Elam, Victor French, Susana Dosamantes, Christopher Mitchum, Mike Henry

Director: Howard Hawks

Genres: Western

Production Co: Malabar, Cinema Center Films, Batjac Productions

Distributors: Cine Classics, National General Pictures, Paramount Pictures, CBS/Fox

Keywords: Revenge, Deception, Pursuit, Melodramatic, Suspenseful