The Shootist | 1976

Drama, Western
When gunfighter John Bernard Books learns he has cancer, he sets out to get shot in the line of duty rather than fight a terminal illness. In his remaining two months, Books settles scores with old enemies, and managers ...more
Director: Don Siegel
Awards: 1 Oscar nomination. Another 1 win & 2 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... J B Books

Actor

... Dr Hostetler

Actor

... Bond Rogers

Actor

... Gillom Rogers

Actor

... Cobb

Actor

... Sweeney

Actor

... Beckum

Actor

... Moses

Actor

... Marshall Thibido

Actor

... Pulford

Actor

... Serepta

Actor

... Dobkins

Actor

Company

Burbank Editorial & Sound Services

Production Company

D Harris Music Service

Production Company

Universal Clearances

Production Company

Synopsis

When gunfighter John Bernard Books learns he has cancer, he sets out to get shot in the line of duty rather than fight a terminal illness. In his remaining two months, Books settles scores with old enemies, and managers to reaches out to new friends in the process.

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