0.00 out of 10 stars from 8 users The Cowboys (1972) Director(s)Mark Rydell Producer(s)Mark Rydell, Tim Zinnemann (associate) Top Genres Top Topics Featured Cast: See Full Cast John Wayne (as Wil Andersen) 1972 John Wayne(as Wil Andersen) Bruce Dern (as Long Hair) 1972 Bruce Dern(as Long Hair) Slim Pickens (as Anse) 1972 Slim Pickens(as Anse) The Cowboys Overview: The Cowboys (1972) was a Film directed by Mark Rydell and produced by Mark Rydell and Tim Zinnemann. BlogHub Articles: No article for The Cowboys at this time. Submit yours here. Quotes from No Quote for this film. Facts about No facts for this film.