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Walter Brennan as Pastor Pyle in Sergeant York (1941), Walt’s third of six films with Howard Hawks  This is his only Hawks film when he is not the salty old sidekick.

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Walter Brennan as Pastor Pyle points to Gary Cooper as Sergeant York (1941)

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Gary Cooper and Margaret Wycherly as Sergeant York (1941) and his ma.

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Gary Cooper as Sergeant York (1941), Gary’s second of three films with Howard Hawks, and his first Oscar winner.  It was also Howard’s only best director nomination.

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Super 8mm version of Sergeant York (1941), before videocassettes were common.

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I don’t know who is pictured with Gary Cooper and Joan Leslie in an original publicity still for Sergeant York (1941).  Please send a quick note if you can identify him.

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Joan Leslie in a screencap as Mrs. Alvin York in Sergeant York (1941)

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Joan Leslie in publicity stills for Sergeant York (1941)

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Gary Cooper as World War I veteran Alvin York in Sergeant York (19410

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Gary Cooper in a publicity still for Sergeant York (1941)

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Gary Cooper in his Oscar winning performance as Alvin York in Sergeant York (1941)

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Gary Cooper in Sergeant York (1941), the only Howard Hawks movie with an academy award for best actor.  Walter Brennan won a supporting actor Oscar for Come and Get It (1936).

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Gary Cooper and Joan Leslie in Sergeant York (1941)

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1958 re-release lobby card

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1958 re-release lobby card