Rio Bravo/Trivia

Everything About Fiction You Never Wanted to Know.

  • Hey, It's That Guy!: John Wayne's frequent co-star Ward Bond portrays Pat Wheeler.
  • Recycled Script: Wayne's own El Dorado and Rio Lobo would use the exact same formula, with some variations and inversions.
    • Feathers' line to Chance - "I'm hard to get. All you have to do is ask me" - is itself recycled from To Have And Have Not.
  • What Could Have Been: Wayne originally wanted Colorado Ryan to be played by Elvis Presley.