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In Retro is HDNet Movies' showcase for memorable classic movies from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

Bend of the River

Bend of the River

Rating: TV-PG
Year: 1952
Cast: James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Rock Hudson
Director: Anthony Mann
Synopsis: James Stewart stars in this western classic about a man with a troubled past who establishes a settlement outside of Portland and must fight corrupt officials for food and supplies.
Run Time: 1:31

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Sun, Aug 3rd - 4:30 PM ET
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Mon, Aug 18th - 4:20 AM ET
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Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rating: TV-G
Year: 1950
Cast: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson
Director: John Ford
Synopsis: The final film of John Ford's "cavalry trilogy" focuses on an army Lieutenant who tries to fix his long broken family while embroiled in a conflict with an Apache tribe.
Run Time: 1:45

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Sun, Aug 3rd - 6:05 PM ET
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Sun, Aug 3rd - 9:30 PM ET
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Hondo

Hondo

Rating: TV-PG
Year: 1953
Cast: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond
Director: John Farrow
Synopsis: John Wayne stars as Hondo Lane, a cavalry rider with a moral dilemma, when a woman living on Apache land asks him to stand in for her husband-a man Hondo killed.
Run Time: 1:23

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Sun, Aug 3rd - 8:00 PM ET
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Sun, Aug 3rd - 11:20 PM ET
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Hour of the Gun

Hour of the Gun

Rating: TV-PG
Year: 1967
Cast: James Garner, Jason Robards, Robert Ryan
Director: John Sturges
Synopsis: Wyatt Earp searches for vengeance after his brothers are killed. Chronicles the events following the shootout at the O.K. Corral.
Run Time: 1:41

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Mon, Aug 4th - 2:20 AM ET
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Sun, Aug 17th - 6:30 PM ET
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Sun, Aug 17th - 10:30 PM ET
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Two Mules for Sister Sara

Two Mules for Sister Sara

Rating: PG
Year: 1970
Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Clint Eastwood, Manolo Fabregas
Director: Don Siegel
Synopsis: A cowboy saves a nun from a vicious attack and accompanies her to her camp where she is to meet up with Mexican Revolutionaries; but along the way, the cowboy, who has some secrets of his own, begins to suspect that this cigar-smoking, whisky-drinking nun might not be the woman she claims to be.
Run Time: 1:44

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Mon, Aug 4th - 4:05 AM ET
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Sun, Aug 17th - 4:35 PM ET
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Mon, Aug 18th - 2:30 AM ET
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The Odd Couple

The Odd Couple

Rating: G
Year: 1968
Cast: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, John Fiedler
Director: Gene Saks
Synopsis: Hilarious escapades unfold when two men with opposite personalities decide to move in together and are unwilling to accept each other's differences.
Run Time: 1:45

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Sun, Aug 10th - 6:30 PM ET
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Sun, Aug 24th - 4:35 PM ET
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Mon, Aug 25th - 2:30 AM ET
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Young Frankenstein

Young Frankenstein

Rating: PG
Year: 1974
Cast: Gene Wilder, Teri Garr, Cloris Leachman
Director: Mel Brooks
Synopsis: Dr. Frankenstein's grandson inherits his grandfather's castle and takes over the experiments.
Run Time: 1:45

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Sun, Aug 10th - 8:20 PM ET
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Mon, Aug 11th - 12:05 AM ET
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Midway

Midway

Rating: PG
Year: 1976
Cast: Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn
Director: Jack Smight
Synopsis: A fictionalized account of the Battle of Midway, an event that led to the American victory over the Japanese in the Pacific during WWII.
Run Time: 2:11

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Sun, Aug 17th - 8:15 PM ET
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For a Few Dollars More

For a Few Dollars More

Rating: R
Year: 1965
Cast: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volonte
Director: Sergio Leone
Synopsis: After teaming up with a shady gunslinger to find a man and collect a bounty, the Man with No Name begins to realize his partner may have devious intentions.
Run Time: 2:12

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Mon, Aug 18th - 12:15 AM ET
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Bye, Bye Birdie

Bye, Bye Birdie

Rating: G
Year: 1963
Cast: Janet Leigh, Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret
Director: George Sidney
Synopsis: A film adaptation of the Broadway musical stars Dick Van Dyke as Albert Peterson, a chemist that believes the answer to his troubles can be found in helping a local musician get onto the Ed Sullivan show.
Run Time: 1:51

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Sun, Aug 24th - 6:30 PM ET
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