The Return of a Man Called Horse

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The Return of a Man Called Horse Review


You just can't keep Horse down. Or in England. In this sequel to the jawdropping A Man Called Horse, our British-adopted Indian hero gets a pang in his heart and returns to the American Dakotas to find his former tribe besieged by the American army. The bulk of the film concerns his attempt to save them and fight back against the nearby U.S. Army fort. Sadly, none of the charm of the original (a former day Dances with Wolves that was almost entirely concerned with culture, not combat) is present in this straight-out shoot-'em-up flick. Not that it's bad, but you've seen it all before in umpteen rote westerns. Of course, in those movies the cowboys win, not the Indians...


The Return of a Man Called Horse

Facts and Figures

Run time: 129 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 4th August 1976

Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Sandy Howard Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Fresh: 5 Rotten: 3

IMDB: 6.0 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: , , Terry Morse Jr.

Starring: as John Morgan / Horse, as Elk Woman, as Zenas, as Running Bull, Jorge Russek as Blacksmith, as Chemin De Fer, Enrique Lucero as Raven, as Tom Gryce, Regino Herrera as Lame Wolf, Pedro Damián as Standing Bear, Humberto López as Thin Dog, Alberto Mariscal as Red Cloud, Eugenia Dolores as Brown Dove, as Gray Thorn, Ana De Sade as Moon Star

Also starring: ,

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