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After hired hand Tom Chaney murders the father of 14-year-old Mattie Ross, she seeks vengeance and hires U.S. Marshal "Rooster" Cogburn, a man of true grit, to track Chaney into Indian territory. As the two begin their pursuit, a Texas Ranger, La Boeuf, joins the manhunt in hopes of capturing Chaney for the murder of a Texas senator and collecting a substantial reward. The three clash on their quest of bringing to justice the same man.
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|Release Date:||1978||Production Date:|
|Color/B&W:||Distributions Co:||MGM Distribution Company\United International Pictures (UIP)|