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The Last Picture Show | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  The Last Picture Show  118 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Peter Bogdanovich]  [22 Oct 1971]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 22 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Cybill Shepherd, Jeff Bridges, Timothy Bottoms
Plot:  In 1951, a group of high schoolers come of age in a bleak, isolated, atrophied West Texas town that is slowly dying, both culturally and economically.
Writer:  Larry McMurtry (screenplay), Peter Bogdanovich (screenplay), Larry McMurtry (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wagon Master | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Wagon Master  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Western]  [John Ford]  [22 Apr 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Harry Carey Jr., Joanne Dru, Ward Bond
Plot:  Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey.
Writer:  Frank S. Nugent, Patrick Ford
Language:  English, Navajo, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  She Wore a Yellow Ribbon  104 min,  [Western]  [John Ford]  [22 Oct 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Joanne Dru, John Agar, John Wayne
Plot:  Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled.
Writer:  James Warner Bellah (story), Frank S. Nugent (screenplay), Laurence Stallings (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dillinger | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Dillinger  107 min,  R,  [Action, Biography, Crime]  [John Milius]  [08 Nov 1973]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman, Michelle Phillips, Warren Oates
Plot:  John Dillinger and his gang go on a bank robbing spree across the midwest, but one G-Man is determined to bring him down.
Writer:  John Milius
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Getaway | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Getaway  123 min,  PG,  [Action, Crime, Thriller]  [Sam Peckinpah]  [16 Dec 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Ali MacGraw, Ben Johnson, Sally Struthers, Steve McQueen
Plot:  A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Writer:  Walter Hill (screenplay), Jim Thompson (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Junior Bonner | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Junior Bonner  100 min,  PG,  [Drama, Western]  [Sam Peckinpah]  [02 Aug 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Ida Lupino, Robert Preston, Steve McQueen
Plot:  Ace Bonner returns to Arizona several years after he abandoned his family, Junior Bonner is a wild young man. Against the typical rodeo championship, family drama erupts.
Writer:  Jeb Rosebrook
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Chisum | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Chisum  111 min,  G,  [Biography, Western]  [Andrew V. McLaglen]  [29 Jul 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Christopher George, Forrest Tucker, John Wayne
Plot:  Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.
Writer:  Andrew J. Fenady
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mighty Joe Young | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Mighty Joe Young  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Fantasy]  [Ernest B. Schoedsack]  [29 Aug 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Mr. Joseph Young, Robert Armstrong, Terry Moore
Plot:  A young woman who has raised a giant gorilla from an infant brings him to Hollywood years later seeking her fortune in order to save her family's ranch.
Writer:  Ruth Rose (screenplay), Merian C. Cooper (from an original story by)
Language:  English, Swahili    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sugarland Express | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Sugarland Express  110 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama]  [Steven Spielberg]  [29 May 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Goldie Hawn, Michael Sacks, William Atherton
Plot:  A woman attempts to reunite her family by helping her husband escape prison and together kidnapping their son. But things don't go as planned when they are forced to take a police hostage on the road.
Writer:  Hal Barwood (screenplay), Matthew Robbins (screenplay), Steven Spielberg (story), Hal Barwood (story), Matthew Robbins (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rio Grande | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Rio Grande  105 min,  [Romance, Western]  [John Ford]  [15 Nov 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Claude Jarman Jr., John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara
Plot:  A cavalry officer posted on the Rio Grande must deal with murderous raiding Apaches, his son who's a risk-taking recruit and his wife from whom he has been separated for many years.
Writer:  James Kevin McGuinness (screenplay), James Warner Bellah (Saturday Evening Post story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Breakheart Pass | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Breakheart Pass  95 min,  PG,  [Mystery, Western]  [Tom Gries]  [25 Dec 1975]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Richard Crenna
Plot:  John Deakin is being transported, as a prisoner, on a train with supplies and medicine to Fort Humboldt, Nevada.
Writer:  Alistair MacLean (novel), Alistair MacLean (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bite the Bullet | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Bite the Bullet  132 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Western]  [Richard Brooks]  [01 May 1975]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Candice Bergen, Gene Hackman, James Coburn
Plot:  A group of ex-rough riders, an ex-prostitute and a gunfighter enter a horse race in the desert.
Writer:  Richard Brooks
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Shadow Riders | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Shadow Riders  100 min,  PG,  [Romance, Western]  [Andrew V. McLaglen]  [28 Sep 1982]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Dominique Dunne, Sam Elliott, Tom Selleck
Plot:  After the Civil War, two brothers demobilized from the army return home and must rescue certain relatives who have been kidnapped by a band of renegade Confederates.
Writer:  Louis L'Amour (novel), Jim Byrnes (written for television)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One-Eyed Jacks | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  One-Eyed Jacks  141 min,  [Western]  [Marlon Brando]  [08 Jul 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Karl Malden, Katy Jurado, Marlon Brando, Pina Pellicer
Plot:  After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California.
Writer:  Guy Trosper (screenplay), Calder Willingham (screenplay), Charles Neider (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hustle | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Hustle  120 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Robert Aldrich]  [25 Dec 1975]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Burt Reynolds, Catherine Deneuve, Paul Winfield
Plot:  At the instigation of a grieving father, a Los Angeles cop investigates the suspicious circumstances of a girl's apparent suicide.
Writer:  Steve Shagan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kid Blue | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Kid Blue  100 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Western]  [James Frawley]  [01 May 1973]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Johnson, Dennis Hopper, Peter Boyle, Warren Oates
Plot:  At the turn of the century, with the Old West fading away, Texas train robber Kid Blue goes straight and takes a factory job but old habits die hard.
Writer:  Bud Shrake
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Town That Dreaded Sundown | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  The Town That Dreaded Sundown  90 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Horror]  [Charles B. Pierce]  [24 Dec 1976]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Andrew Prine, Ben Johnson, Dawn Wells, Jimmy Clem
Plot:  In 1946, a ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small Texas town.
Writer:  Earl E. Smith
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Terror Train | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Terror Train  97 min,  R,  [Horror, Thriller]  [Roger Spottiswoode]  [03 Oct 1980]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Ben Johnson, David Copperfield, Hart Bochner, Jamie Lee Curtis
Plot:  A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Writer:  T.Y. Drake
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Train Robbers | Movie Details for Actor Ben Johnson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  The Train Robbers  92 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Romance, Western]  [Burt Kennedy]  [07 Feb 1973]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 20%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann-Margret, Ben Johnson, John Wayne, Rod Taylor
Plot:  A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.
Writer:  Burt Kennedy
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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