The Westerner Poster

Release Date: November 27th, 1990

DVD Release Date: September 29th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Accused of stealing horses, drifter Cole Harden (Gary Cooper) finds himself before the infamous Judge Roy Bean (Walter Brennan). Aware of the judge's affection for actress Lily Langtree (Lilian Bond), Cole claims to know her and thus receives a suspended sentence. Soon after, Cole falls for an attractive homesteader (Doris Davenport) whose father (Fred Stone) is indirectly killed by Bean's henchmen. Looking for revenge, Cole tracks the judge to a theater where Langtree is set to perform.

Cast: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport, Fred Stone, Forrest Tucker, Chill Wills, Dana Andrews, Tom Tyler

Director: William Wyler

Genres: Western

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Revenge, Amusing, Judge, Bar, Melodramatic, Offbeat


Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Writing (Original Story)
Winner Actor in a Supporting Role