The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
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- Directed by John Ford. Screenplay by James Warner Bellah and Willis Goldbeck. Adapted from a short story written by Dorothy M. Johnson.
James Stewart and John Wayne...Together for the First Time.
- This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact...print the legend.
- I'd be a poor newspaperman indeed if I didn't know what everybody else knows!
- That’s taking democracy much too far.
- A beer’s not drinking.
- I’m your conscience. I’m the still, small voice that thunders in the night. I’m your watchdog that howls against the wolves. I’m your father confessor. What else am I? (Doniphon: Town drunk?)
- The unsteady hand betrays.
- Courage can be purchased at yon tavern.
- You got a choice, Dishwasher. Either you get out of town, or tonight you be out on that street alone. You be there, and don't make us come and get you.
- Liberty Valance's the toughest man south of the Picketwire...next to me.
- Whoa, take'er easy there, Pilgrim.
- Pompey, go find Doc Willoughby. If he's sober, bring him back.
- It ain’t mannerly, out West, let a fella drink by himself.
- Well, Pompey, looks like we got ourselves a ladies man!
- The jail's only got one cell, and the lock's broke and I sleep in it.