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The Civil War is over and the west offers unlimited opportunities for the adventurous. Yet the celebration is short-lived for Caleb Revers, a black veteran trying to plant roots under the scorching sun of the Arizona frontier. A kindly neighbor gives Revers a horse to help plow the land and support his wife and their precocious 12 year-old son, Billy. But town bigots resent a black man owning a horse and the stallion is stolen. So, Revers and his son embark on a dangerous mission to get it back. The murderous horse thief, an archrival from Rever''s past, and a crazed sheriff are among many hostile obstacles which force young Billy to grow up fast.
Cast & Crew
|MPAA Ratings:||G||Premiere Info:||not available|
|Release Date:||1972||Production Date:||
|Color/B&W:||Color||Distributions Co:||Levitt-Pickman Film Corp.|
|Sound:||Mono||Production Co:||Jemmin, Inc., J. Cornelius Crean Films, Inc.|