The Savage

  • 1953
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

One of the few pre-1960s westerns that concentrate on the plight of the Indians. Though never overcoming stereotypes, it takes a stab at offering a humanist approach. Heston plays the martyr figure again, a white man brought up by Sioux Indians after the Crow have besieged the wagon train his family was traveling west on. The inevitable encroachment of...read more