Film Details



RED RIVER
Release Date: 17 Sep 1948
Duration (in mins): 126
Cast:
John Wayne (Thomas Dunson)
Montgomery Clift (Matthew Garth)
Joanne Dru (Tess Millay)
Walter Brennan (Groot Nadine)
Coleen Gray (Fen)
Director:
Howard Hawks (Dir)
Arthur Rosson
Writer:
Borden Chase (Scr)
Charles Schnee (Scr)
Producer:
Charles K. Feldman (Exec prod)
Howard Hawks (Prod)
Distribution
Company:
United Artists Corp.
Production
Company:
Monterey Productions, Inc.
AFI
Recognition:
NONE
Summary:
In 1851, Thomas Dunson and his friend, Groot Nadine, leave St. Louis and join a wagon train headed for California. When they reach the northern border of Texas, they decide to remain there and establish a cattle ranch. Fen, Tom's sweetheart, wants to stay with him, but he tells her that he will send for her later and gives her his mother's bracelet. Soon after Tom and Groot take their wagon and bull and head south to the Red River, they look back and see that the wagon train has been attacked an...