Rio Grande (1950)

Rio Grande (1950)

Rio Grande (1950)

7/10 NR

November 15, 1950

Rio Grande (1950) Synopsis

Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke is posted on the Texas frontier to defend settlers against depredations of marauding Apaches. Col. Yorke is under considerable stress by a serious shortage of troops of his command. Tension is added when Yorke's son (whom he hasn't seen in fifteen years), Trooper Jeff Yorke, is one of 18 recruits sent to the regiment.

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January 27, 2017 by

In this old classic John Wayne had not yet become the somewhat grumpy old tough guy as he is in many of his classical movies. He is somewhat younger and his character as Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke is a bit more emotional than the characters that he often played and there... Read More

Rio Grande (1950) Casts

John Wayne
John Wayne

Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke

Maureen O'hara
Maureen O'hara

Mrs. Kathleen Yorke

Ben Johnson
Ben Johnson

Trooper Travis Tyree

Claude Jarman Jr.
Claude Jarman Jr.

Trooper Jefferson 'Jeff' Yorke

Harry Carey, Jr.
Harry Carey, Jr.

Trooper Daniel 'Sandy' Boone

Chill Wills
Chill Wills

Dr. Wilkins