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Four-disc set includes "Operation Pacific," "The Sea Chase," "Blood Alley," and "The Wings Of Eagles."
John Wayne reprises his "True Grit" role as the grizzled, eye patch-wearing marshal in this comedy-tinged Western. This time he may have met his match in a bible-thumping missionary and reverend's daughter (Katharine Hepburn) who enlists his aid in tracking down the band of outlaws who killed her father. Richard Jordan, Anthony Zerbe, Strother Martin co-star. AKA: "Rooster Cogburn (...And The Lady)." 108 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English DTS HD mono Master Audio, French DTS mono; Subtitles: English (SDH); theatrical trailer.
Released from prison, a rancher (John Wayne) plots to get even with the corrupt cattle baron (Bruce Cabot) who had him wrongfully sent up and stole his land. The Duke forms an unlikely alliance with the gunman (Kirk Douglas) hired to shoot him years earlier, and together they hatch a plan to steal a shipment of the cowman's gold that's being transported in a souped-up, armored stagecoach called the War Wagon. Howard Keel, Robert Walker, Jr., Keenan Wynn, Bruce Dern co-star. 101 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English DTS HD mono Master Audio, Dolby Digital stereo, French DTS Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH).