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Geronimo (1962)

Approved | | Action, Biography, History | 1 May 1962 (USA)
In 1880s Arizona, General Crook and his troops are trying to subdue the last tribe of Apache led by Geronimo.

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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 Laven ...
Mrs. Burns (as Amanda Ames)
Eduardo Noriega ...
Col. Morales
Claudio Brook ...
Mr. Henry
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Storyline

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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The Most Defiant Warrior Of Them All! See more »


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1 May 1962 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Das letzte Kommando  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Chuck Connors later married his co-star in this film, Kamala Devi. See more »

Goofs

After the Indians are chased out of the town, the army officer fires his 6-shot revolver 7 times without reloading. See more »

Connections

Featured in Rich Hall's Inventing the Indian (2012) See more »

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A historical western unpretentious but entertaining and well done
10 July 2013 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

It is a humble unpretentious film that sees perfectly and has what it takes to be entertaining without being heavy in no time and with the appropriate duration. It is a film committed to the cause as it tries to Native Americans with respect and admiration they deserve, with ideals and faith extolling the best human values​​.

The script has good dialogues and noble intentions and a nice picture and a good direction by Arnold Laven. Also noteworthy is the beautiful soundtrack by Hugo Friedhofer specialist.

Despite the passage of time, is a good classic western noble intentions and low budget look and holds up well deserves its no less than 50 years. It is a recommended film for all classic film scholars.

The actors have a magnificent performance with that naivety typical of the time and that is no longer in vogue.


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