The Scalphunters

  • 1968
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Western

A comical western with more than a hint of social satire starring Lancaster as an illiterate trapper who has a run-in with a band of Kiowa Indians. They force him to "trade" his year's cache of pelts for an educated slave, Davis. Lancaster follows the Kiowas, only to see them get ambushed by a gang of scalphunters led by Savalas. Later Savalas captures...read more

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A trapper (Burt Lancaster) and his educated slave (Ossie Davis) track an outlaw band in Sydney Pollack's The Scalphunters (1968).

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A comical western with more than a hint of social satire starring Lancaster as an illiterate trapper who has a run-in with a band of Kiowa Indians. They force him to "trade" his year's cache of pelts for an educated slave, Davis. Lancaster follows the Kiow… (more)

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