The Great American Cowboy

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For the album by Sons of the San Joaquin, see Great American Cowboy (album).
The Great American Cowboy
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Directed by Kieth Merrill
Produced by Kieth Merrill
Written by Douglas Kent Hall
Narrated by Joel McCrea
Cinematography Reed Smoot
Release date(s) 1973
Running time 89 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Great American Cowboy is a 1973 documentary film by Kieth Merrill. The film, which won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature,[1] is about the battle between two rodeo stars for the world championship: veteran Larry Mahan and newcomer Phil Lyne.

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  1. ^ "NY Times: The Great American Cowboy". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-14. 

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