MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,994 this week

Winterhawk (1975)

 -  Western  -  3 May 1976 (Sweden)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 211 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 1 critic

The tribe of Chief Winterhawk are ill. His friend trapper Guthrie suggests to ask the white men in a near village for help - but they kill Winterhawk's companion...

Director:

Writers:

, (narration written by), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 396 titles
created 18 Jul 2011
 
a list of 354 titles
created 10 Dec 2012
 
a list of 1057 titles
created 20 Apr 2013
 
a list of 163 titles
created 01 Oct 2013
 
a list of 259 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Winterhawk" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Winterhawk (1975)

Winterhawk (1975) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Winterhawk.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Young American Indian gets out of the army and returns home to find his tribe victimized by a white rancher.

Director: William Allen Castleman
Stars: Victor Mohica, Ralph Meeker, David Canary
Action | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

After Billy Jack in sentenced to four years in prison for the "involuntary manslaughter" of the first film, the Freedom School expands and flourishes under the guidance of Jean Roberts. The... See full summary »

Director: Tom Laughlin
Stars: Tom Laughlin, Delores Taylor, Victor Izay
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

65 years after a masked serial killer terrorized the small town of Texarkana, the so-called 'moonlight murders' begin again. Is it a copycat or something even more sinister? A lonely high school girl, with dark secrets of her own, may be the key to catching him.

Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Stars: Addison Timlin, Gary Cole, Spencer Treat Clark
The Deserter (1971)
Certificate: GP Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Bitter over his wife's death due to what he believes was army negligence, Capt. Viktor Kaleb deserts the cavalry and disappears into the southwestern wasteland. But when marauding Apaches ... See full summary »

Directors: Niksa Fulgosi, Burt Kennedy
Stars: Bekim Fehmiu, Richard Crenna, Chuck Connors
Night Life (1989)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Archie is a "brain" at a small town high school who works part-time at his uncle's mortuary and is harassed by a few of the popular kids because of it. His harassers die in an automobile ... See full summary »

Director: David Acomba
Stars: Scott Grimes, John Astin, Cheryl Pollak
Windwalker (1980)
Adventure | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An ancient Indian warrior who has reached the end of his life is brought back from his 'death' to save his family from a raiding party of enemy Indians in this unique story of 'Indians ... See full summary »

Director: Kieth Merrill
Stars: Trevor Howard, Nick Ramus, James Remar
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Three years after the end of the Apache wars, peacemaking chief Cochise dies. His elder son Taza shares his ideas, but brother Naiche yearns for war...and for Taza's betrothed, Oona. Naiche... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Sirk
Stars: Rock Hudson, Barbara Rush, Gregg Palmer
Horror | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure: diamonds hidden in a cave. However, the soldiers find they are being followed by a mysterious ... See full summary »

Director: Earl E. Smith
Stars: Joe Don Baker, Sondra Locke, Ted Neeley
The Tall T (1957)
Thriller | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An independent former ranch foreman is kidnapped along with an heiress, who is being held for ransom by trio of ruthless outlaws.

Director: Budd Boetticher
Stars: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Ex-marshal Billy Reynolds, sent to state prison for killing two men in self defense, learns that killer Jessie Gorman, brother of the two men Billy shot, is in the same prison and vows ... See full summary »

Director: Alfred L. Werker
Stars: Virginia Mayo, Dale Robertson, Stephen McNally
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Couple of strangers arrive in a small town, each one after a different thing.

Director: David Leeds
Stars: Margot Kidder, Geoffrey Lewis, Christopher Walken
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The sheriff of Gunlock is planning to hang Sam Hall, who shot three farmers found on cattle land, at sundown. At the casino, betting is 8 to 3 he won't make it. The cattlemen are set to ... See full summary »

Director: Charles F. Haas
Stars: John Agar, Mamie Van Doren, Richard Boone
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Guthrie
...
Big Rude
...
Arkansas
...
Gates
...
Finley
Seamon Glass ...
Big Smith
...
Scoby
Arthur Hunnicutt ...
McClusky
...
Clayanna / Narrator
Chuck Pierce Jr. ...
Cotton
Jimmy Clem ...
Little Smith
...
Pale Flower
Gilbert Lucero ...
Crow
Ace Powell ...
Red Calf
...
Winterhawk
Edit

Storyline

The tribe of Chief Winterhawk are ill. His friend trapper Guthrie suggests to ask the white men in a near village for help - but they kill Winterhawk's companion... Written by Volker Boehm

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

He was the greatest legend the Blackfoot ever had... and the white man could never forget. See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 May 1976 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Le faucon blanc  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Gross:

SEK 837,657 (Sweden)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When Brian Shaw, the owner of the Edmonton Oil Kings moved his junior hockey team to Portland, Oregon, he named the team the "Winter Hawks" after this film. In order to save money, the team bought used jerseys from the Chicago Blackhawks, which is why the Portland Winter Hawks continue to have jerseys that are similar to the NHL Blackhawks. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Eye of the Beholder with Jim Roberson (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Winterhawk
Music by Lee Holdridge
Lyrics by Earl E. Smith
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Made on a shoestring budget and looks like it.
10 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

I never finished this picture so this may not be a completely fair evaluation. Seen on AMC it was introduced as a film made in the spirit of Tarentino and others like him where the film maker found his own extras and essentially financed it on a very limited budget. I watched only a half hour and kept dozing off. The actors mostly acted like they had never acted before. No emotion, no realism to what they did or said. And the score! I got so tired of hearing bass voices droning "Winterhawke" in the background that I had to mute it several times. Maybe it picks up further along and gets better. The lead lady was decent in her acting as was her little brother. Who knows, I don't expect to ever go back and find out. 1.5 stars out of 4


2 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Song Winterhawk rexxman_1999
In the fine old tradition of using white actors to play Indians angelosdaughter
Did Dawn Wells have a tame skinny-dipping scene? refriedwhiskey
Discuss Winterhawk (1975) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?