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Crazy Horse (1996)

The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.

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John Irvin
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Michael Greyeyes ... Crazy Horse
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Victor Aaron Victor Aaron ... Touch the Clouds
Nathaniel Arcand ... Little Hawk
Frankie Avina Frankie Avina ... Grabber
Ned Beatty ... Dr. McGillicuddy
Irene Bedard ... Black Buffalo Woman
Marshall Bell
Terry Big Charles Terry Big Charles ... Young Curly (as Terry Bigcharles)
Craig Branham ... Captain Fetterman
Lorne Cardinal ... Young Man Afraid
Buffalo Child ... (as Buffalo Child C. Koopepequanicit)
John Finn ... General Crook
Sheri Foster
Robert Pike Glymph Robert Pike Glymph ... Mormon Man
James Hatzell James Hatzell ... Reporter
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Storyline

The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 July 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cavallo pazzo See more »

Filming Locations:

Black Hills, South Dakota, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

August Schellenberg previously played Sitting Bull in Witness to Yesterday (1973) and would later do so again in Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007). See more »

Goofs

Crazy Horse's horse wears iron shoes (visible during the vision quest scene) See more »

Quotes

Reporter: What about the Indians, General? And aren't the Black Hills officially Sioux land from the treaty of 1868?
General George Armstrong Custer: Whatever the right or wrong isn't the question. The Indians must be dispossessed. The practical question is how the inevitable can be accomplished with the least inhumanity to the Indians.
Reporter: Didn't General Polk say that?
General George Armstrong Custer: I believe in destiny, you see. For individuals as well as nations. Nothing can stop the movement of history.
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INCREDIBLE
27 October 2001 | by GERALLYNSee all my reviews

This is the best film I've ever seen on the life of the Great Chief of The Oglala's,Crazyhorse.. I'm of 1/4 Oklahoma Cherokee Blood And Proud to be A Native American.I've been to Crazyhorse Mtn twice and I've also been to the place where Crazyhorse was murdered at fort Robinson.


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