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Junior Bonner


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The feature film starring Steve McQueen
Robert Preston , Ida Lupino
Looking forward to a family reunion, Junior Bonner arrives in his home town of Prescott, Arizona, on the eve of the annual rodeo in which he is to compete. But he finds land developers on the site where his home once stood, his father in hospital after a drunken scrape, and his mother resigned to the inevitable.
In this Western with a contemporary setting, Steve McQueen takes to the saddle on a particularly wild bull -an animal everyone else is pleased to avoid.
(First showing on British television) Films: page 21


Unknown: Steve McQueen
Unknown: Robert Preston
Unknown: Ida Lupino
Unknown: Junior Bonner
Unknown: Steve McQueen
Directed By: Sam Peckinpah
Junior Bonner: Steve McQueen
Ace Bonner: Robert Preston
Elvira Bonner: Ida Lupino
Curly Bonner: Joedon Baker
Charmagne: Barbara Leigh
Ruth Bonner: Mary Murphy
Buck Roan: Ben Johnson
Red Terwiliger: Bill McKinney
Nurse Arlis: Sandra Deel
Homer Rutledge: Donald ' Red Barry
Del, the barman: -Dub Taylor
Burt: Charles Gray
Tim Bonner: Matthew Peckinpah

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