The Winning of Barbara Worth

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"What was the most eloquent word uttered in the language of the desert?"
  • Passed
  • 1926
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 7.0  (818)

Legendary leading man Gary Cooper stars in his film debut in The Winning of Barbara Worth. This 1926 silent western centers around Barbara Worth (Vilma Banky), a rancher's daughter living the American Southwest. Raised from an orphan in her small desert community, Worth finds herself at crossroads when she must choose between two lovers. One is a local cowboy who has pined over her for years. The other is an engineer hired to build an irrigation system that will help turn the desert town into a garden paradise. The film is based on the 1911 best-selling novel by Harold Wright.

The Winning of Barbara Worth
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Legendary leading man Gary Cooper stars in his film debut in The Winning of Barbara Worth. This 1926 silent western centers around Barbara Worth (Vilma Banky), a rancher's daughter living the American Southwest. Raised from an orphan in her small desert community, Worth finds herself at crossroads when she must choose between two lovers. One is a local cowboy who has pined over her for years. The other is an engineer hired to build an irrigation system that will help turn the desert town into a garden paradise.

The film is based on the 1911 best-selling novel by Harold Wright.

The Winning of Barbara Worth is a 1926 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0.

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  • Release Date
    1926
  • MPAA Rating
    Passed
  • Runtime
    1 hr 29 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (818)