7.4/10
928
27 user 1 critic

In Pursuit of Honor (1995)

PG-13 | | Drama, Western | TV Movie 18 March 1995
A group of cavalry men defy orders to destroy hundreds of army horses. Having disobeyed a direct order, the men are pursued by the military, but now the bullets aren't just aimed at the ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $7.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | History | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A historic chronicle based on the book by Dee Brown explains how Native Americans were displaced as the United States expanded west.

Director: Yves Simoneau
Stars: Aidan Quinn, Adam Beach, August Schellenberg
Path to War (TV Movie 2002)
Biography | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In the mid-1960s, President Johnson and his foreign-policy team debate the decision to withdraw from or escalate the war in Vietnam.

Director: John Frankenheimer
Stars: Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin
The Long Hot Summer (TV Movie 1985)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Stuart Cooper
Stars: Don Johnson, Jason Robards, Judith Ivey
The Quick and the Dead (TV Movie 1987)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A mysterious stranger rides into a homesteading family's life when they are attacked by a ruthless gang.

Director: Robert Day
Stars: Sam Elliott, Tom Conti, Kate Capshaw
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sgt. John Libbey
...
Lt. Marshall Buxton
...
Jessica Stuart
...
Col. John Hardesty
...
Gen. Douglas MacArthur
...
...
...
Sgt. Sean Quinlain
...
Col. Owen Stuart
Terence Crawford ...
Maj. Timothy Forrest
Peter Curtin ...
Sgt. Ernest Gruber
Brian McDermott ...
Sgt. Nathaniel Rutherford
Justin Monjo ...
Capt. Geoffrey Overton
Christopher Dibb ...
Evan Buckley
Nick Holland ...
Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Sergeant
Edit

Storyline

A group of cavalry men defy orders to destroy hundreds of army horses. Having disobeyed a direct order, the men are pursued by the military, but now the bullets aren't just aimed at the horses. Written by Rob Hartill

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

As soldiers they were taught to fight for honor. As men they were willing to die for it.

Genres:

Drama | Western

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for depiction of violence against animals | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 March 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blutiger Befehl  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

There is no river border separating the United States from Canada in Montana. There is a Milk River in Montana that flows into Canada, but the border is the 49th parallel. See more »

Goofs

When Sergeant Libbey (Don Johnson) knocks off the 6 horses that can go no further, he uses an M1911 semi-automatic pistol, and each time clocks the weapon, which is not required, as each round would have already automatically reloaded. See more »

Quotes

Sgt. Thomas Mulcahey: Indians riding Cavalry mounts? My grandaddy'd never forgive me!
Sgt. James Shattuck: Well, when you get to hell... don't tell him.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The Perfect Movie
1 November 2000 | by See all my reviews

I'm biased: I love horses; I love movies with and about horses. I've seen horse-related movies good, bad, & indifferent. But there was nothing bad or indifferent about In Pursuit of Honor. The first time I watched it, I cried like a baby and swore I'd never watch it again, it devastated me so. But it draws me back again and again, and I've watched the movie probably a dozen times. To my mind, In Pursuit of Honor is one of that rare breed: the perfect movie. The writing, filming, and acting all combine to create the kind of movie that, like a good book, you want to experience over and over again. And if nothing else, it showed me that Don Johnson is not the shallow, pretty face I'd always considered him; he gives a wonderfully restrained performance, as does Craig Sheffer. An entertaining, educational, historically accurate movie that my husband and I will enjoy at least another dozen times.


19 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 27 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Who's Your Celebrity Counterpart?

"The IMDb Show" finds out who your celebrity doppelgangers are. Plus, La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz recounts the moment his movie was mistakenly awarded an Oscar.

Watch now