The Comancheros Poster

Release Date: 1961

DVD Release Date: May 20th, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
After his partner is killed, aging Texas Ranger Jake Cutter (John Wayne) is assigned to capture gambler Paul Regret (Stuart Whitman), a condemned prisoner who managed to escape hanging, and return him to Louisiana to face his sentence. But once Cutter has him in custody, they encounter the Comancheros, a fierce band of outlaws providing guns and booze to the Comanches, and are forced to work together to stop them. When Regret proves his worth in the fight, Cutter begins to reevaluate his duties.

Cast: John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Lee Marvin, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff, Michael Ansara, Patrick Wayne, Bruce Cabot

Director: Michael Curtiz

Genres: Western

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Love, Rousing, Pursuit, Melodramatic, Gritty