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Fort Apache

Fort Apache(1948)

Also Known As: War Party |

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Brief Synopsis

An experienced cavalry officer tries to keep his new, by-the-books commander from triggering an Indian war.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
John Wayne Capt. Kirby York
Henry Fonda Lt. Col. Owen Thursday
Shirley Temple Philadelphia Thursday
Pedro Armendariz Sgt. "Johnny Reb" Beaufort
Ward Bond Sgt. O'Rourke
George O'Brien Capt. Sam Collingwood
Victor McLaglen Sgt. Mulcahy
Anna Lee Emma Collingwood
Irene Rich Mrs. O'Rourke
Dick Foran Tim Quincannon
Guy Kibbee Dr. Wilkins
Grant Withers Silas Meacham

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Phoenix, AZ: 27 Mar 1948; Chicago premiere: 29 Mar 1948
Release Date:  1948 Production Date:  AFI
no end credits, Aug 93
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Argosy Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  127-128 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,493 or 11,489    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • one more thing

    kevin sellers 2017-06-26

    Forgot to is Little Big Horn Day! Shout out to Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull and the boys! MORE>

  • response to will's review

    kevin sellers 2017-06-26

    I agree with Will that if you want the facts about Custer's Last Stand this film is not the place to go. But then again if you're going to the... MORE>

  • Overblown and Nauseating

    David H. 2017-06-24

    I have to agree with Will that the real Custer couldn't have been as nauseating as Henry Fonda's character is in this film and that Son of The... MORE>