Originally Posted by elgaz
I do indeed. My point is that he looked and acted a lot older and more frail. You can't honestly tell me that Glenn Ford in S:TM the movie and Kevin Costner look similar in terms of age & fitness, even though there's only 4yrs of difference? That's why I'm glad that Costner has been mentioned, he doesn't look or act like he's 56.
Like I said, I'm not running down Glenn's Ford version - he did a great job and it worked back then.
Pa Knet in S:TM was supposed to be older looking. Pa kent back in the 1970's was always drawn like this:
He played the part as required
He was also starring in a number of modern westerns and police shows.