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

Harold Bell Wright's bestselling novel The Shepherd of the Hills had been previously filmed in 1919 and 1928 before Paramount offered the first talkie version in 1941. In one of his least typical roles, John Wayne plays a young Ozark… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 18, 1941
DVD 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