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Plimpton! Shoot-Out at Rio Lobo (1970)

TV Movie | 50 min | Documentary

George Plimpton got a job playing one of the bad guys in the Howard Hawks-directed John Wayne Western "Rio Lobo." In this special we see him talking to Hawks about whether he'll be killed off or not, to Wayne about how to cultivate a ...See moreGeorge Plimpton got a job playing one of the bad guys in the Howard Hawks-directed John Wayne Western "Rio Lobo." In this special we see him talking to Hawks about whether he'll be killed off or not, to Wayne about how to cultivate a special walk to make oneself a star in movies and to himself as he attempts to rehearse his tiny part and while doing so is caught in the frame of a setup for another scene and chastised by Wayne. Wayne calls Plimpton "Pimpleton" throughout this special. Written by anonymous See less
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Dec 9, 1970 (United States)

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Jack Elam
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Victor French
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Howard Hawks
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David Huddleston
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Joe Namath
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George Plimpton
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7.9 / 10 | 8 votes