Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
True Grit
7.4 Rating
(253 ratings)
IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by

Starring (View all)
John Wayne John Wayne
Rooster Cogburn
Glen Campbell Glen Campbell
La Boeuf
Kim Darby Kim Darby
Mattie Ross
Jeremy Slate Jeremy Slate
Emmett Quincy
Robert Duvall Robert Duvall
Ned Pepper
Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper
Alfred Ryder Alfred Ryder
Strother Martin Strother Martin
Col. G. Stonehill

Written by
Charles Portis Charles Portis
Marguerite Roberts Marguerite Roberts


111 votes
Remake? HELL NO! (18 items)
list by PvtCaboose91
Published 7 years, 9 months ago 57 comments
90 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6070 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 6 years, 8 months ago 12 comments
89 votes
My Favourite MANLY Movies! (40 items)
list by PvtCaboose91
Published 8 years, 5 months ago 27 comments
84 votes
Watched in 2013 (674 items)
list by Coby
Published 5 years ago 5 comments
76 votes
Movie Title Stills Collection (451 items)
list by Moon River
Published 5 years, 4 months ago 12 comments

View all True Grit lists (129 more)

True Grit Videos

True Grit (1969) Trailer


Added 7 years ago

View all True Grit videos

Cover art, photos and screenshots

8 votes
8 votes
8 votes
7 votes
7 votes

View all True Grit pictures (49 more)


True John Wayne classic!

9 years, 3 months ago at Oct 14 3:13
2 votes
"Fill your hands, you son of a bitch!"

Is there another American actor more iconic and legendary than John Wayne?

True Grit is one of the most quintessential Westerns in filmic history. It features memorable quotes, beautiful open vistas, classic shootouts and of course one of the greatest stars of all time. Whenever The Duke's commanding figure wandered into the fram... read more

Truly Great!

7 years ago at Jan 1 23:05
2 votes
Ok, first of all, I am going to confess that I needed to see this soon because the Coen remake is coming out very soon and I just needed to see the original version first and, quite frankly, I am really glad that I did because I am not entirely sure that I can see the Coen version beating this one (as awesome as they are). I am not really a big fan of western films because I always feel that they ... read more

True Grit

6 years, 1 month ago at Dec 18 7:25
2 votes
After Frank Ross (John Pickard) is murdered in October 1880 by his hired hand, Tom Chaney (Jeff Corey), in Fort Smith, Arkansas, Ross' 14-year-old daughter Mattie (Kim Darby) travels to Fort Smith and hires the aging U.S. Marshal Reuben "Rooster" J. Cogburn (John Wayne). Mattie has heard that, despite his vices and missing eye, Cogburn has "true grit". She gives Rooster a down payment to track dow... read more
View all True Grit reviews
Description: Oscar winning performance by John Wayne as Rooster Cogburn, the one-eyed, eye-patched Deputy Marshal who helps a stubborn, yet resourceful, teenage girl find the murderer of her father. A pure western in which a lawmen tracks a criminal, TRUE GRIT, based on Charles Portis' novel, reunited John Wayne with director Henry Hathaway (THE SONS OF KATIE ELDER). Wayne is crotchety U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn, who would rather stay home than chase criminals. He heeds the call, though, when fourteen year-old Mattie Ross (Kim Darby) calls on him to avenge her father's death at the hands of a man who has escaped into Indian territory. G ... (more)
UPC: 097360683349
Tags: Western (15), 1969 (6), 1960s (5), Drama (5), Classic (4), Action (4), John Wayne (4), Snake (3), Murder (3), Pistol (3), Shootout (3), Adventure (3), Cowboys (3), Snake Bite (2), Eye Patch (2), Kim Darby (2), 501 Must-See (2), Glen Campbell (2), Marshall (2), Best Lead Actor Oscar (2)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review

English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

kaspo added this to a list 1 day, 20 hours ago
Wached in 2011 (209 movies items)
Saturn V posted a image 4 days, 18 hours ago

Saturn V voted for an image 2 weeks, 6 days ago

aLittleTyger voted for an image 3 weeks, 3 days ago

STERRY1960 voted for 9 images [View All] 1 month, 2 weeks ago

marcuscthomas added this to a list 2 months ago
Films that absolutely needed that remake. (10 movies items)

"It is hard to believe that a Henry Hathaway/John Wayne collaboration could be bested. But, thanks to the presence in the original of Glen Campbell and Kim Darby (and despite the presence of Dennis Hopper and Robert Duvall), in 2010, the Coen brothers did just that. The second film is superior in every way to the original, though the original is very good too."

JohnQPublic added this to a list 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Exclusive added this to a list 3 months, 1 week ago
aLittleTyger voted for an image 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive added this to a list 4 months ago
aLittleTyger voted for an image 5 months, 3 weeks ago

LBKittyofHell added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
ScPetit added this to a list 6 months, 3 weeks ago
2017 Viewing List (244 movies items)
ScPetit added this to a list 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Ranking the Films of 1969 (16 movies items)
Kandi added this to a list 1 year ago
Bad Guys in Western Movies (24 movies items)

" Jeff Corey as Tom Chaney "

imanshole voted for an image 1 year, 1 month ago

Warmaster voted for an image 1 year, 1 month ago

rickterenzi voted for an image 1 year, 1 month ago

kathy voted for an image 1 year, 1 month ago

MacGuffin voted for 10 images [View All] 1 year, 1 month ago

Kandi posted a image 1 year, 1 month ago

Dark Warrior added this to a list 1 year, 3 months ago
Greatest Western Movies Of All Time (34 movies items)

" 1969 "

Marek added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Fraterlucis added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Top Ten Movies by Genre (180 movies items)
moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Exclusive added this to a list 1 year, 11 months ago
My Blu-Ray Collection (952 movies items)
Dark Warrior added this to a list 1 year, 11 months ago
1969 Top Box Office Sellers (10 movies items)

" Total Gross (USA) : $31.1 Million Budget : ??? Directed By Henry Hattaway Starring John Wayne / Glen Campbell / Kim Darby Robert Duvall / Dennis Hopper / Strother Martin "

Dark Warrior voted for 7 images [View All] 1 year, 11 months ago

Insert image

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

Insert video

Format block