The Shepherd of the Hills
The Shepherd of the Hills (1941)

In this film, John Wayne plays a young Ozark backwoodsman forsworn to kill his father, who years earlier abandoned his mother. Against this personal crisis is played the larger drama of outsiders who threaten to push Wayne's friends and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 17, 1998
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Emanuel Levy

One of John Wayne's better films before he became a star due to Henry Hathaway's solid direction, Duke's own acting, and strong supporting cast.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Well-acted, especially by Wayne.

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jay nixon
The Duke is a bit more introverted in this than was usual, delivering a quiet strong piece of work. Solid supporting work from the rest of the cast and… More