The Westerner

Title: The Westerner
Year: 1940
Director: William Wyler
Actors: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport, Fred Stone, Forrest Tucker, Paul Hurst, Chill Wills, Lilian Bond, Dana Andrews, Charles Halton, Trevor Bardette, Tom Tyler, Lucien Littlefield
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA

Why in Database: The turtle only appears in dialogue. The main character declares that he is like turtle who carry his house with him all the time and if he were to build something, it would be a house on wheels.

– Well, it’s like the turtles. Carry their houses with them. If I had to build me a house, I’d have it on wheels.
– Not me. I’d want my house so that nothing could ever move it. So down deep that an earthquake couldn’t shake it, and a cyclone would be just another wind going by.
– Well, you say, “Who wants to be a turtle?” And I say, “I hope you’ll be very happy in your house.

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