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Apache Uprising (1965)

Approved | | Romance, Western | 29 December 1965 (USA)
Various stage coach passengers and outlaws travelling through Indian country are forced to join forces against the Apaches.

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Jim Walker
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Janice MacKenzie
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Vance Buckner
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Charlie Russell (as Lon Chaney)
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Jess Cooney
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Hoyt Taylor
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Bill Gibson
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Toby Jack Saunders
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Jace Asher
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Mrs. Hawks
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Sheriff Ben Hall
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Henry Belden (as Donald Barry)
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Chico Lopez
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When drifters Jim Walker and Bill Gibson find a settlers' wagon destroyed by Apaches, they immediately suspect an Apache uprising. The Tontos and the Mescaleros Apaches have stirred trouble in recent months, partially to protest against settlers' incursions on Apache lands. The two drifters ride into an Apache ambush and they have to fight their way out. Shortly after, they encounter a Cavalry patrol and they inform Captain Gannon about a possible Apache revolt. Captain Gannon is skeptical about it but agrees to allow the two drifters join his column on their way to Apache Wells where the Captain expects a full report from Jim and Bill regarding their incident with the Apaches. Meanwhile, in Apache Wells, the stagecoach lines' regional manager, Hoyt Taylor, is preparing to board the stage for Lordsburg. He is carrying a large sum of money belonging to the stage lines.Aware of this, outlaws Vance Buckner, Jess Cooney and Toby Jack Saunders plan to rob the stagecoach outside the town. ... Written by nufs68

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Killer outlaws ... avenging Apaches ... and the gunslinger who fought them all !

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Romance | Western

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Apparently one of Dwight D Eisenhower's favourite books. See more »

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At the end of the movie John Russell and Rory Calhoun are fighting. Russell slides down the hill, tearing the right rear of his pants, exposing his underwear. However, as Russell later gets up, his pants are obviously not torn. See more »

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Hoyt Taylor: I'm Hoyt Taylor, District Manager for Butterfield. We have a stage going to Lawrenceburg at noon. Just because you ran into Indians back there doesn't mean we'll run into trouble ahead. Isn't that right?
Bill Gibson: If I know Apaches, there'll be a heap of trouble everywhere.
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Rory Calhoun and Lon Chaney
30 November 2014 | by (Youngstown,Ohio) – See all my reviews

1965's "Apache Uprising" was number 6 out of the 13 B-Westerns produced at Paramount by A.C. Lyles in the mid 60s, crammed full of incidents taken from better known titles, particularly John Ford's "Stagecoach." Rory Calhoun and Arthur Hunnicutt make an interesting team of drifters riding shotgun on a stagecoach to Lordsburg; like Berton Churchill, there's a corrupt businessman (Robert H. Harris) carrying a load of cash, and like Claire Trevor, there's a woman of ill repute (Corinne Calvet). The threat of Apache attack is of course present, along with the more immediate danger posed by deadly gunmen Gene Evans and an especially mean spirited DeForest Kelley, their boss (John Russell) only a few paces behind, just waiting to complete that big payday. Smaller roles are essayed by Richard Arlen, Donald Barry, George Chandler, and two actors making their final screen appearances, the still attractive Jean Parker ("Dead Man's Eyes," "Bluebeard") and Johnny Mack Brown, reduced to playing a lecherous sheriff. Best of all is Lon Chaney, now 6 for 6 in Lyles Westerns, doing the Andy Devine role of coach driver Charlie Russell, a hard drinking, lovable bear of a man, laughing and enjoying life no matter the danger. Present for 8 of the 13 Paramounts, Chaney rejoices in his biggest part yet, and happily survives to the very end. Despite so many familiar elements, Lyles makes it all work in unpredictable fashion, with John Russell getting his just desserts, while DeForest Kelley gets off lightly (offscreen, sad to say).


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