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The Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (1977)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  1 December 1977 (USA)
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Dehl Berti
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Joe Carafello
Maury Cooper
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1 December 1977 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (#27.2)  »

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The UCLA Marching Band appeared as the soldiers marching in formation on the drilling field. See more »

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a fascinating what if
5 July 2002 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Douglas C. Jones book and this film came out at about the time of the Cuter Centennial in 1976. This Hallmark Hall of Fame movie dares to ask the question what if? What if General Custer had survived the Battle of the Little Bighorn and stood trial for negligence. You have to keep reminding yourself this didn't acutally happen. I guess that is the greatest compliment you can pay. THe actor playing Custer really doesn't bring him to life, but Brian Kieth and Ken Howard are great as opposing counsel especially in their great summations. Was Custer a great leader or a glory-hungry fool who risked his men's lives. This movie lets us be the judge. Not as good as The Caine Mutiny Court Martial or The Andersonville Trial (or A Few Good Men) but definitely worth your time. Look for an early performance by Blythe Danner.


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