Cheyenne Autumn

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

This Ford frontier epic opens in 1887 with the Cheyenne nation waiting for a meeting with government representatives on a wretched Oklahoma reservation--a meeting that never takes place. When they are ignored in their pleas for food and housing, two chiefs (Montalban and Roland) defy the authorities and migrate back to their Wyoming homeland. Thus begins...read more

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Cheyenne Autumn - Official Trailer
00:56 — Cheyenne Indians risk their lives on a grueling exodus from an Oklahoma reservation to their homeland in Wyoming. Early sympathetic look at Native Ame (more…)
(Movie Clip) At Last, The Promises
Narrated by Richard Widmark, playing a U-S Army officer, John Ford's wholly sympathetic statement of the Indian's circumstances opens Cheyenne Autumn, (more…)
(Movie Clip) Christian Gentleman
Wyatt Earp (James Stewart) and Doc Holliday (Arthur Kennedy) are Western bons vivants inconvenienced by the Indian uprising, in a side-plot in John Fo (more…)
(Movie Clip) Footnote In History
Trooper Plumtree (Ben Johnson) arrives to tell Archer (Richard Widmark), Braden (George O'Brien) and the Quakers (Carroll Baker, Walter Baldwin) that (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Dare You, Homer!
Richard Widmark (as Captain Archer) continues his narration into an awful event in which Ken Curtis (a.k.a. Festus from Gunsmoke, here Homer) leads a (more…)
Cheyenne Autumn - (Original Trailer)
A reluctant calvary Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes in Cheyenne Autumn (1964).

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: This Ford frontier epic opens in 1887 with the Cheyenne nation waiting for a meeting with government representatives on a wretched Oklahoma reservation--a meeting that never takes place. When they are ignored in their pleas for food and housing, two chiefs… (more)

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