Buck And The Preacher

  • 1972
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Western

Belafonte is a preacher-con artist who pushes his luck and the law, even though his lover, Dee, reminds him that some irate citizens will eventually stretch his neck. He reforms when he teams up with wagonmaster Poitier to provide some outlandish action in defeating the bad white guys. Stereotypes abound in this foolish, witless western--a production misusing...read more

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Buck and the Preacher - (Original Trailer)
A con man (Harry Belafonte) helps a group of former slaves survive the perils of the wild West in Buck and the Preacher (1971) directed by and starrin (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Need A Horse
First scent of comedy, in the naked form of Preacher (Harry Belafonte), with whom on-the-run Buck (co-star and director Sidney Poitier) intends to tra (more…)
(Movie Clip) Persons Unknown
Text prologue and the introduction of director and star Sidney Poitier (as wagon master Buck), bidding farewell to freed Louisiana slaves he's led wes (more…)
(Movie Clip) Wave To Your Man
Wagon master Buck (director and star Sidney Poitier) headed home to Ruth (Ruby Dee), until he detects that she's being held by Deshay (Cameron Mitchel (more…)

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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Belafonte is a preacher-con artist who pushes his luck and the law, even though his lover, Dee, reminds him that some irate citizens will eventually stretch his neck. He reforms when he teams up with wagonmaster Poitier to provide some outlandish action in… (more)

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