Rio Grande
Silver Screen Classics
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1950
Director: John Ford
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 017153-345629
Running time: 1:45 (105 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: July 14, 1998
Collection type: Owned (#1489)
Status: Available
Purchase date: January 04, 2000
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara are embroiled in an epic battle with the Apaches and with each other in this John Ford classic! Lt. Col. Yorke (Wayne) heads to the Rio Grande to fight a warring tribe. But Yorke faces his toughest battle when his unorthodox plan to outwit the elusive Apaches leads to possible court-martial. Locked in a bloody war, he must fight to redeem his honor and save his family.
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Genres
Western
Classic
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Republic Pictures
 • Argosy Production
Media Companies:
 • Artisan Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
French  Dolby Digital Mono
Spanish  Dolby Digital Mono
Subtitles
French
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
John Ford....Director
Writing
James Kevin Mc Guinness....Screenwriter
James Warner Bellah....Original Material By
Production
John Ford....Producer
Merian C. Cooper....Producer
Cinematography
Bert Glennon....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Jack Murray....Film Editor
Music
Victor Young....Composer
"My Gal Is Purple"
"Footsore Cavalry"
"Yellow Stripes"
Stan Jones....Song Writer
"Aha, San Antone"
Dale Evans....Song Writer
Sound
Earl Crain, Sr.....Sound
Howard Wilson....Sound
Art
Frank Hotaling....Art Director
Adele Palmer....Costume Designer
Howard and Theodore Lydecker....Visual Effects
Howard and Theodore Lydecker....Visual Effects
Bob Mark....Make-up Artist
Cast
John Wayne....Lieutenant Colonel Kirby Yorke
Maureen O'Hara....Mrs. Kathleen Yorke
Ben Johnson....Trooper Travis Tyree
Claude Jarman, Jr.....Trooper Jeff Yorke
Harry Carey, Jr.....Trooper Sandy Boone
Chill Wills....Doctor Wilkins
J. Carrol Naish....General Philip Sheridan
Victor McLaglen....Sergant Major Timothy Quincann
Grant Whithers....U.S. Deputy Marshal
Sons of the Pioneers....Group cast appearance
Peter Ortiz....Captain St. Jacques
Steve Pendleton....Captain Prescott
Karolyn Grimes....Margaret Mary
Alberto Morin....Lieutenant
Stan Jones....Sergeant
Fred Kennedy....Heinze
Ken Curtis....Donnelly, regimental singer (uncredited)
Tommy Doss....Regimental singer (uncredited)
Hugh Farr....Regimental singer (uncredited)
Karl Farr....Regimental singer (uncredited)
Shug Fisher....Regimental Singer/Bugler (uncredited)
Cliff Lyons....Soldier (uncredited)
Lee Morgan.... (uncredited)
Jack Pennick....Sergeant (uncredited)
Lloyd Perryman....Regimental singer (uncredited)
Chuck Roberson....Officer/Indian who fires arrow into (uncredited)
Patrick Wayne....Boy (uncredited)