Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)

The Ballad of Cable Hogue
7.2 Rating
(74 ratings)
7.3 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by

Starring (View all)
Jason Robards Jason Robards
Cable Hogue
David Warner David Warner
Slim Pickens Slim Pickens
Ben Fairchild
L.Q. Jones L.Q. Jones
Peter Whitney Peter Whitney
R.G. Armstrong R.G. Armstrong

Written by (View all)
John Crawford John Crawford
(written by) and
Edmund Penney Edmund Penney
(written by)


85 votes
3003 Movies Into the Golden Age!!!...so far? (6111 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 5 years, 12 months ago 11 comments
54 votes
The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made (1003 items)
list by jaytoast
Published 6 years, 8 months ago 9 comments
45 votes
My movie year 2017 (242 items)
list by Kurkkuharja
Published 4 months, 3 weeks ago 35 comments
44 votes
My Film Library (2282 items)
list by Ruisperkele
Published 5 years, 11 months ago 3 comments
44 votes
Watched in 2010 (310 items)
list by Nosoki
Published 7 years, 4 months ago 1 comment

Cover art, photos and screenshots

3 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

Description: The three main characters in this parabolic film are Cable Hogue (Jason Robards), Hildy (Stella Stevens), and Joshua Duncan Sloane (David Warner). Cable has been left by his two partners to die in the desert. After four days, he chances upon a miracle — a desert waterhole. It turns out that the hole is 40 yards from the stage coach route between the towns of Deaddog and Lizard. After several disappointments, Cable obtains claim to the land and eventually convinces the stage-line to sign a contract with him to set up a way station for travelers. An itinerant preacher, Joshua Duncan Sloane, happens upon the waterhole, befrien ... (more)
Release date: 22 May 1970
Tags: Western (10), Comedy (7), Romance (5), Revenge (4), 1970 (4), Prostitute (3), Drama (3), 1970s (3), Hobo (3), Priest (2), Usa (2), Friendship (2), Stagecoach Stop (2), Rights (2), Desert (2), Automobile (2), Changing Times (2), Female Nudity (2), Love (1), Meaning (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review

English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Kurkkuharja added this to a list 4 days, 14 hours ago
My movie year 2017 (242 movies items)

"18.5. (DVD/Kirjasto) Yllättävä komediallinen ote istuu elokuvaan vähän niin ja näin: sikäli positiivinen asenne on ihan piristävää kaiken ohjaajaan yhdistettävän nihilismin jälkeen, mutta esimerkiksi kohtaus, jossa teltta kaatuu uskovaisten niskaan ja pankkiirin leveää naurua kuvataan uudestaan ja uudestaan, on hyvin vaivaannuttava. Vielä pahempaa, jotain jo silmiä räpyttelyä aiheuttavaa ovat spencer-hillmäiset nopeutukset, joiden olemassa oloa ei pysty perustelemaan millä"

SashaKopanev voted for an image 3 months, 1 week ago

The Wolf added this to a list 3 months, 1 week ago
Watched films in 2017 (34 movies items)

"8.2. DVD Automobiili muuttaa Vanhaa Länttä entistä konkreettisemmin, muutoin melko kiusallinen välityö todella epähauskalla hassuttelulla. Liekö ollut Hurme-Samppa vahingossa selvinpäin?"

mojack added this to a list 5 months ago
Best western Movies (45 movies items)
cteddiesgirl added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Movies I Have (6675 movies items)
Dark Warrior added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
My Babe Stella Stevens (8 beauty items)

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block