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Red River (1948)
 Who was considered for Red River?

Gary Cooper
Director Howard Hawks originally offered the starring role in his masterrful Western to Cooper, who declined it because he felt the role was too driven and ruthless to suit his screen image.
Actor who got the part: John Wayne

Cary Grant
Cary Grant was director Howard Hawks's original choice for the role of gunslinger Cherry Valance. Grant declined and the part was diminished in the film.
Actor who got the part: John Ireland



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