The Cowboys

The Cowboys

DVD - 2007
Average Rating:
Rate this:
When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under Andersen's tutelage, however, neither Andersen nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Edition: Deluxe ed.
ISBN: 9781419850479
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Jul 08, 2018

Great Western/family movie! Kids will enjoy this one, for sure. It's comedic and the cast is brilliant (especially John Wayne)! Recommend for any age.

Mar 12, 2016

Great movie, great of John Wayne's last movies among all the great movies he starred in. Excellent film.

Dec 07, 2014

The Cowboys has a great story to it. John Wayne plays a cattle rancher with one heck of a job to perform. He has only some young cowboys to help him cross 400 miles of dangerous trails to the cattle market. It is a great story and it has the master cowboy John Wayne.

Oct 08, 2011

Whenever this movie comes on TV my husband & I have to watch it. It is so compelling. The story of preteen and adolescent boys going on a cattle drive with John Wayne and along the way meet up with Bruce Dern. Just the interaction between John Wayne and Bruce Dern is the icing on the cake! Excellent film.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at PDL

To Top