Mc Queen is Junior Bonner, an aging rodeo champ who returns to his home town to participate in the annual rodeo. He finds his family estranged, does what he can to help, and then moves on...after some good rodeo riding and a few brawls.
Ben Johnson - American Actor/Westerns
Robert Preston - American Actor
Robert Preston Meservey - American Actor
Ida Lupino - American Actress, director, HIGH SIERRA
Steve McQueen - American actor, BULLIT
Steven McQueen - American actor, BULLIT
Bill McKinney - Supporting Actor
Joe Don Baker - American Actor, WALKING TALL
Sam Peckinpah - American Director/Screenwriter, THE WILD BUNCH (1969)
Samuel David Peckinpah - American Director/Screenwriter, THE WILD BUNCH (1969)
Mary Murphy - American Actress/1950s
The title character is a fading rodeo star who returns to his hometown to prove he still has the makings of a champion. To do so, however, he must face one of the local rodeo's most terror-inspiring bulls.
Color by Movielab. Shot in Todd-AO 35 anamorphic process. Shot on location in Prescott, Arizona. Additional cast: Barbara Leigh (Charmagne); Sandra Deel (Nurse); Donald Barry (Rutledge); Sundance Spencer (Brother's Daughter); and Rita Garrison (Girl in Bar). Additional credits: Rod Hart (songs) and Larry Hooberry (sound).
"...This jewel about an aging rodeo star come home to Prescott, Ariz., is one of Steve McQueen's best..." - 05/22/1998 USA Today, p.6E