Book to Movie: The Shootist

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Glendon Swarthout
  • Pages: 248
  • Audio: 5 hours and 55 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Don Siegel
  • Screen Writer: Miles Hood Swarthout and Scott Hale
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes


  • John Wayne as J.B. Books
  • Lauren Bacall as Bond Rogers
  • Ron Howard as Gillom Rogers
  • James Stewart as Dr. Hostetler
  • Richard Boone as Sweeney
  • Hugh O'Brian as Pulford
  • Bill McKinney as Jay Cobb
  • Harry Morgan as Town Marshal Thibido
  • John Carradine as Beckum
  • Sheree North as Serepta
  • Rick Lenz as Dan Dobkins
  • Scatman Crothers as Moses
  • Charles G. Martin as Murray