The great sioux massacre 1965 a look at what happened to custer and his troops at the battle of little big horn. General custer philip carey is herein depicted as a bastion of tolerance, whose efforts to secure fair. When white historians first wrote the story in the late 1800s and early 1900s, the fighting was referred to as the great sioux massacre or the great sioux war. In a location near the minnesota river, a hunting party of four dakota sioux killed five white settlers. The great sioux uprising 1953 directed by lloyd bacon. In this extract, big eagle describes the uprisings causes, including hunger. Filming took place in portland and pendleton, oregon. The dakota war of 1862, or the sioux uprising began in a southern area of minnesota near the present city of mankato. The great sioux uprising 1953 dvd jeff chandler, faith. The scene is the frontier outpost of laramie junction, where livery stable owner joan britton faith domergue and rancher stephen cook lyle bettger carry on a friendly rivalry while trading horses with the cavalry.
The great sioux uprising 1953 the movie database tmdb. The great sioux massacre 1965 joseph cotten dvd elvis. Alexis smith and stephen mcnally were meant to co star with chandler. But schultz doesnt give out gratuitous accounts of at one level, it was a seriously hard book to read. Mcnallys wife then fell ill and he asked to withdraw from the film. Wayne plays retiring captain nathan cutting, who has been given. Great sioux massacre, the original trailer youtube. A crooked horse trader steals a herd from the sioux tribe, setting the stage for a. The great sioux uprising has been added to your cart add to cart. During the civil war, in wyoming, horse dealers joan britton faith domergue and stephen cook lyle bettger are competing to supply the union army with horses. Great sioux uprising 1953 jeff chandler dvd elvis dvd. Jacob nixs eyewitness history first published in german in 1887, republished max kade germanamerican center in english in 1994 saterlee, marion, a detailed accout of the massacre by the dakota indians of minnesota in 1862 1923.
The dakota war of 1862, also known as the sioux uprising, the dakota uprising, the sioux outbreak of 1862, the dakota conflict, the u. The great sioux uprising is a film programme that first aired in 1953 and has been classified a u certificate. In 1862, sioux indians, led by chief little crow, challenged white encroachments onto their lands. The great sioux uprising 1953 lloyd bacon synopsis. It began on august 17, 1862, along the minnesota river in southwest minnesota, four years after its. Bill west fratello degli indiani film 1953 coming soon. The msu libraries own many more streaming videos besides the ones.
Overview of the great sioux uprising, 1953, directed by lloyd bacon, with jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle bettger, at turner classic movies. In a fictionalized form, it depicts custer as an incompetent warmonger, and the indians as his victims, and covers events leading up to the battle of the little bighorn and custers last stand. The film itself is as schizophrenic as most of the characters within it as it tells the story of events leading up to the massacre of custer and his troops. Native american documentary films native american studies. During their weeklong rampage the sioux killed some 800 settlers, took scores of women and children captive, sent tens of thousands of refugees fleeing eastward, and marked the outbreak of a series of wars between whites and indians over the great plains that did not end until nearly thirty years later at a place called wounded knee.
While the thieving acquisition of native american horses was hardly the central impetus of the great sioux uprising, the films strong. The film john wayne claimed was his favorite ever made, she wore a yellow ribbon, is a towering john ford adventure, a vivid postcard to the united states calvary of the old west. The great sioux massacre joseph cotten darren mcgavin philip carey 1965 the story of gen. The dakota conflict or dakota war or sioux uprising involved primarily the two southernmost dakota tribes, the mdewakantons and wahpekutes. Dakota conflict in southern minnesota has carried different labels.
Leading historians and elders of his sioux tribe offer their take on his life and. Coming attractions for you 2020s most anticipated movies. What made this 324 page paperback, over the earth i come. Several genuine native americans dot the cast of universals the great sioux uprising. The great sioux uprising lyle bettger actor, albert j. With joseph cotten, darren mcgavin, philip carey, julie sommars. This dull western sees chandler, a surgeonturnedhorsedoctor due to a hand injury, move west to lead the quiet life. Tribes consisted of bands, each with a leader or chief. During the civil war, southern agitators and a crooked horse dealer endanger the peace between the union and the wyoming sioux.
Dec 08, 2014 during the civil war, southern agitators and a crooked horse dealer endanger the peace between the union and the wyoming sioux. The great sioux massacre is a 1965 american western film directed by sidney salkow in cinemascope using extensive action sequences from salkows 1954 sitting bull. The great sioux uprising maureen ohara jeff chandler. Exarmy doctor jonathan westgate jeff chandler, opposes cooks unscrupulous methods as well as. Bur given these quibbles the film is solid, thoughtful and has a liberal feeling to it often lacking in westerns. The great sioux uprising 1953 cast and crew moviefone. The great sioux uprising is a 1953 american technicolor western film directed by lloyd bacon starring jeff chandler, faith domergue and lyle bettger. The great sioux massacre is an entertaining pack of lies about custers last stand. The great sioux uprising is a 1953 western film directed by lloyd bacon and starring jeff chandler plot synopsis. The mdewakantons, for example, were divided into nine bands. Read the full synopsis of the great sioux uprising, 1953, directed by lloyd bacon, with jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle bettger, at turner classic movies. Jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle bettger, peter whitney, stacy harris, walter sande writer.
Dakota war of 1862 or little crows war, was an armed conflict between the united states and several bands of dakota also known as the eastern sioux. The great sioux uprising was the first film under the new agreement. The great sioux uprising 1953 western video dailymotion. Mar 28, 20 the bravados classic western, full movie, gregory peck, english free full western films duration. Unfollow the great sioux uprising to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. For the scarlet lips of a traitors woman he stood alone against the mighty chief red cloud and. A somewhat different take on custers motivation that changed him from a defender of nativeamerican rights into a politicallydriven, headlinesseeker chastiser of the sioux during the 1870s. The great sioux uprising 1862 white settlers refused to honor the treaty of fort laramie. Fueled by ambition when a senator convinces him to run for president, custer decides to. Custer, an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. The american actors lana turner and jeff chandler acting in the film the lady takes. Bill west fratello degli indiani trama cast recensione scheda del film di lloyd bacon con jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle. With jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle bettger, peter whitney. Fueled by ambition when a senator convinces him to.
The great sioux uprising of 1862 so hard was the rottenness of many, and the profuse brutalities of multitudes. It was the spark that flared a wide scale decision by the dakota sioux to bring fullscale war against the united states. The great sioux uprising 1953 western 1 h 20 min jeff chandler, faith domergue, lyle bettger, peter whitney director. The copy of this film was absolutely dreadful, the sound was indistinct, reediting was so bad it didnt make sense in places, had so much trouble finding it in the english language, and couldnt get rid of the subtitles although i have managed this before, cheap european copy but cost. The movie starts with stephen cook lyle bettger bringing in a lot of horses for. A cherokee, stan watie, is in the area to stir up the sioux against the union just as cook decides to steal a herd of sioux horses. Dec 05, 2016 during the civil war, southern agitators and a crooked horse dealer endanger the peace between the union and the wyoming sioux. During the summer of 1862, indian warfare broke out in southern minnesota that left between 400 and 800 settlers and soldiers dead, and provoked military action against the sioux in the dakota territory. A cherokee, stan watie, is in the area to stir up the sioux against the union just as cook decides to steal a herd of. The great sioux uprising 1953 cast and crew an exunion surgeon jeff chandler sides with ranchers and indians against a rustler lyle bettger and a rebel rouser.127 853 1003 871 943 1441 1563 1373 1109 528 825 538 1563 1460 310 991 752 349 1415 1185 1357 1337 321 757 142 473 79 1482 1329 1407 625 360 745 1285 583 73 859 394 1516 1050 256 867 1241 1415 209 864 114 493 709 1361