McLintock!

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Run time: 127 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 13th November 1963

Distributed by: United Artists

Production compaines: Batjac Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

IMDB: 7.3 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen

Producer:

Starring: John Wayne as George Washington McLintock, Maureen O'Hara as Katherine Gilhooley McLintock, Yvonne De Carlo as Louise Warren, Patrick Wayne as Devlin Warren, Stefanie Powers as Becky McLintock, Jack Kruschen as Jake Birnbaum, Chill Wills as Drago, Jerry Van Dyke as Matt Douglas Jr., Edgar Buchanan as Bunny Dull, Bruce Cabot as Ben Sage, Perry Lopez as Davey Elk, Strother Martin as Agard, Gordon Jones as Matt Douglas, Robert Lowery as Governor Cuthbert H. Humphrey, Hank Worden as Curly Fletcher

McLintock! Movie Review


Mind the exclamation point in the title. There's plenty of yelling in McLintock! a much-loved yet still hokey and somewhat ill-advised western "comedy" that doesn't play very well for laughs any more. The plot basically concerns a wealthy cattleman (Wayne) who squabbles with everyone in the town he basically runs from top to bottom -- but he fights the most with his wife (Maureen O'Hara) and daughter (Stefanie Powers). Eventually this culminates in characters falling into muddy water and, in the film's most absurd moment, Wayne encouraging his daughter's boyfriend to give her a good spanking -- and even handing him some sort of implement to help him out. Made in 1963, this might have been the reason women's lib got its big start.

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