About the film
Release Date: January 01, 1972
|Production Companies||:||Columbia Pictures|
|Writers||:||Cliff Robertson, Bud Shrake, Gary Cartwright|
After losing eight years to prison, cowboy J. W. Coop is released to return to life as a professional rodeo cowboy in the 60's. Determined to make up for the lost 'prime' years of his career, he doggedly goes forward, and learns that not only has the business of rodeo changed during his incarceration but society as a whole has made dramatic changes as well.