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Geronimo (1962)

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An Apache warrior who defies U.S. attempts to bring the Indians under control grapples with an array of U.S. soldiers sent to subdue his revolt. Sympathetic scouts seek to bring Geronimo ... See full summary »

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Kamala Devi ...
Teela
Pat Conway ...
Capt. William Maynard
Armando Silvestre ...
Natchez
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Lt. John Delahay
Lawrence Dobkin ...
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Jeremiah Burns
Enid Jaynes ...
Huera
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Mangus
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Senator Conrad
Nancy Rodman ...
Mrs. Marsh (as Nancy Roldán)
Wallace Earl ...
Mrs. Burns (as Amanda Ames)
Eduardo Noriega ...
Col. Morales
Claudio Brook
Joe Higgins ...
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An Apache warrior who defies U.S. attempts to bring the Indians under control grapples with an array of U.S. soldiers sent to subdue his revolt. Sympathetic scouts seek to bring Geronimo back to the reservation before he is hunted down. Written by Keith Loh <loh@sfu.ca>

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No bullet could kill him. No army could capture him. See more »


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1 May 1962 (USA)  »

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Das letzte Kommando  »

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Average Shot Length = ~5.4 seconds. Median Shot Length = ~5.3 seconds. See more »

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When Geronimo takes the wagons in the river, the book he finds behind the seat has a faded red cover. Later when he gives it to Kamala Devi the cover is black. See more »

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Okay western
7 July 2012 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

I should admit that I have no idea how accurate this biopic is of the legendary Native American called Geronimo. It's probably just loosely based on the real events surrounding him, so I probably should judge the movie on its entertainment level. I thought for the most part it was an okay western. While I would have preferred a real Native American to play the title role, I have to admit Chuck Connors did well, giving his character an intensity and charisma that keeps you watching and interested despite the script problems. The script problems include the movie not really going deep in his character, and ending at a point that will make you wonder what happened in real life to Geronimo afterwards. But despite these and other script problems, I have to admit that I was never bored, so I'll give this movie a pass.


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