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The Horse Soldiers(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

A Union cavalry officer leads his men on a vital mission behind Confederate lines.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
John Wayne Col. John Marlowe
William Holden Maj. Henry Kendall
Constance Towers Hannah Hunter
Judson Pratt Sgt. Kirby
Ken Curtis Wilkie
Willis Bouchey Maj. William Secord
O. Z. Whitehead "Hoppy" Hopkins
Chuck Hayward Maj. Woodward
Denver Pyle Jagger Jo
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Shreveport, LA: 18 Jun 1959; New York opening: 26 Jun 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  A Mahin-Rackin Production
EB; UCLA ,AFI - AFI-DVD
UCLA has VHS P-VA2956M;
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  The Mirisch Company, Inc., Batjac Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  118-120 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • A major goof: the uniforms

    Daniel 2014-07-06

    The uniforms worn by the Federal Cavalry were not worn until the late 1870's--Civil war cavalrymen at the beginning of the Civil War wore Mexican war... MORE>

  • Wayning Powers

    Guy Gertsch 2009-04-22

    Don't get me wrong, I think the films that Ford and Wayne made early on were some of the finest films ever, (Stagecoach, They Were Expendable, The... MORE>

  • Great film!

    John 2008-10-31

    I love this film.Very well done.You can't beat the Duke and John Ford.But did you ever notice that throughout the film Duke isn't wearing any... MORE>