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Crazy Horse (1996)

TV Movie  |   |  Action, Biography, Drama  |  7 July 1996 (USA)
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The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.

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The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.

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August Schellenberg previously played Sitting Bull in Witness to Yesterday (1970) and would later do so again in Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007). See more »

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Crazy Horse's horse wears iron shoes (visible during the vision quest scene) See more »

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Reporter: What about the Indians, General? And aren't the Black Hills officially Sioux land from the treaty of 1868?
General George Armstrong Custer: Whatever the right or wrong isn't the question. The Indians must be dispossessed. The practical question is how the inevitable can be accomplished with the least inhumanity to the Indians.
Reporter: Didn't General Polk say that?
General George Armstrong Custer: I believe in destiny, you see. For individuals as well as nations. Nothing can stop the movement of history.
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Excellent Docudrama
20 July 2003 | by (Michigan USA) – See all my reviews

I think this was the best film made about the life and death of a great Native American Chief. Chief Crazy Horse life was filled with much sorrow but he never denied his people any thing including a way to live freely. Michael Greyeyes did an excellent job protraying Crazy Horse. Others in the film- Frank Avina, Zahn McClarnon, Irene Bedard, Wes Studi, August Schellenberg, and the rest of the cast did great with their charactors. I recommend this film for every one especially those who want a better understanding about Crazy Horse and The Sioux Nation.


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