Tag: native-american

At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991) 6.9

At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991)

Martin and Hazel Quarrier are small-town fundamentalist missionaries sent to the jungles of South America to convert the Indians. Their remote mission was previously run by the Catholics, before the natives murdered them...

Pony Soldier (1952) 6

Pony Soldier (1952)

In 1876, Duncan MacDonald joins the new, 300-member Mounted Police in western Canada, just in time for a dangerous mission. It seems the Cree Indians, raiding across the border in Montana, took two hostages for their saf...

Cimarron (1960) 6.4

Cimarron (1960)

The epic saga of a frontier family, Cimarron starts with the Oklahoma Land Rush on 22 April 1889. The Cravet family builds their newspaper Oklahoma Wigwam into a business empire and Yancey Cravet is the adventurer-ideali...

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995) 5.1

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995)

Willy the smart and rebellious whale and Jessie the orphaned boy team up to escape Willy's captivity and horrible owner to get back to his pod. Can they succeed with the help of Annie and Glenn Jessie's foster parents, R...

Slow West (2015) 6.9

Slow West (2015)

'Slow West' follows a 16-year-old boy on a journey across 19th Century frontier America in search of the woman he loves, while accompanied by mysterious traveler Silas....

“Neverland” (2011) (mini) 6.4

“Neverland” (2011) (mini)

Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by their mentor Jimmy Hook to snatch a priceless,...

The Hallelujah Trail (1965) 6.6

The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo....

7 Men from Now (1956) 7.4

7 Men from Now (1956)

Ex-sheriff Ben Stride tracks the seven men who held up a Wells Fargo office and killed his wife. Stride is tormented by the fact that his own failure to keep his job was the cause of his wife's working in the express off...

Huck and the King of Hearts (1994) 5.5

Huck and the King of Hearts (1994)

Taking place in the 1990's, Huck and his card shark friend, Jim, travel from California to Nevada searching for Huck's long-lost grandpa. Along the way, a deceived card player chases the two across the states with his tw...

Thunderheart (1992) 6.8

Thunderheart (1992)

An FBI man with Sioux background is sent to a reservation to help with a murder investigation, where he has to come to terms with his heritage. Slowly he rejects the intimidating tactics of his fellow FBI agents, who are...

The Last Beyond (2019) 5

The Last Beyond (2019)

Dreams and memory intertwine in the Depression as a man grieving his father's death leads an unlikely crew in search of freedom in the mountains of Montana....

Black Jack (1968) 6.2

Black Jack (1968)

Following the robbery of a bank in the Wild West a gang gathers around Jack Murphy, their leader. Things go awry when Skinner, Reb, Mathias and the brothers, Bill and Gordon, realize Jack will divide the loot for his own...

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964) 6.6

Winnetou: The Red Gentleman (1964)

When white settlers encroach on Indian lands, the Assiniboins declare war on the settlers. Apache chief Winnetou vows to help keep the peace between whites and natives. He saves the daughter of the Assiniboin chief and i...

The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962) 6.9

The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)

In Arkansas, a stagecoach is robbed by Colonel Brinkley's gang. What the gang is really after is a treasure map one of the stagecoach passengers carries. However, Mr. Engel only has half the map. The other half of the tr...

My Friend Irma Goes West (1950) 6.2

My Friend Irma Goes West (1950)

In this sequel film, all the characters remain the same; Al is still unemployed, Jane still has show-biz aspirations for boyfriend Steve; Steve and Seymour are still partners, and Irma is still Irma, which isn't all that...

Thunder Pass (1954) 7.2

Thunder Pass (1954)

A cavalry unit escorts a group of civilians through dangerous territory inhabited by Indians on the warpath.::[email protected]

Seems Like Old Times-1980 6.7

Seems Like Old Times-1980

Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of h...

Sweet Sixteen-1983 5.2

Sweet Sixteen-1983

A beautiful lonely girl named Melissa tries to make new friends from a town she's currently living in. The only problem is, each of the boys that she spends time with end up brutally murdered. Her sixteenth birthday is o...

Crazywater-2013 7

Crazywater-2013

A revealing exploration of substance abuse among First Nations people in Canada.::....

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance-1993 8

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance-1993

This film documents the 1990 crisis when Native Americans of the Mohawk Nation blocked access to reserve land which was being appropriated against their will by the White community of Oka, Quebec, Canada. What this film ...

Sioux City-1994 5.8

Sioux City-1994

A young Lakota Sioux, adopted by a wealthy Jewish couple in Beverly Hills, gets in touch with his cultural roots and solves a mystery in this thriller. Because of his upbringing, Jesse Rainfeather Goldman knows almost no...

Chief Crazy Horse-1955 6.2

Chief Crazy Horse-1955

When young Crazy Horse, of whom great things were predicted, wins his bride, rival Little Big Man goes to villainous traders with evidence of gold in the sacred Lakota burial ground. Of course, a new gold rush starts des...

Kid West-2017 6.8

Kid West-2017

A young spitfire cowgirl, and her coolheaded Native American friend, race a gang of neighborhood bullies to find a mysterious treasure supposedly having mystical powers....

Manifest Destiny: The Lewis & Clark Musical Adventure-2016 7.1

Manifest Destiny: The Lewis & Clark Musical Adventure-2016

This musical comedy weaves together sharp satire and heartfelt storytelling into a grand adventure. Through ten original songs, the film follows gruff explorer William Clark and his naturalist companion Meriwether Lewis ...

The Villain-1979 5.4

The Villain-1979

"Cactus" Jack Slade (Kirk Douglas) is the meanest bad man in the west, or so he thinks. When a bank robbery goes awry, he lands in jail facing a hangman's noose. When the corrupt owner of the bank offers him a job, Jack ...

Jim Thorpe — All-American-1951 6.9

Jim Thorpe — All-American-1951

True story of Native American Jim Thorpe, who rose from an Oklahoma reservation to become a collegiate, Olympic, and professional star. After his medals are stripped on a technicality and his dream of coaching is shatter...

Mee-Shee: The Water Giant-2005 5.3

Mee-Shee: The Water Giant-2005

A New York City oil company troubleshooter is brought to a remote B.C. lake to look for some lost machinery. Cancelling a trip to Disney World with his son, he decides to bring the boy along. They both end up experiencin...

Around the World in 80 Days-1956 6.8

Around the World in 80 Days-1956

When this movie is made in 1956, one could circumnavigate the globe in a little less than two days. When Jules Verne wrote the story "Around the World in Eighty Days" in 1872, he predicted that one day man could accompli...

The Last of His Tribe-1992 7

The Last of His Tribe-1992

Ishi, the last Yahi Indian of California, must leave his homeland and learn to navigate the world of the white man in order to survive....

Rancho Deluxe-1975 6.3

Rancho Deluxe-1975

Jack McKee (Jeff Bridges) and Cecil Colson (Sam Waterston) are bumbling drifters who make a living by rustling cattle in the wilds of Montana. Jack left his wealthy parents because he resented their posh lives. Cecil is ...

Edge of America-2003 7

Edge of America-2003

Based on a true story, a black educator takes a job teaching high-school English at the Three Nations Reservation, and is coaxed into coaching the girls basketball team.::IMDb Editors...

Tiger Eyes-2012 6.3

Tiger Eyes-2012

Davey has never felt so alone in her life. Her father is dead -- shot in a holdup at his store -- and now her mother is taking 17 year old Davey and her little brother to New Mexico to stay with relatives while she tries...

Pillars of the Sky-1956 6.3

Pillars of the Sky-1956

In Oregon Country, 1868, several tribes of Native Americans have been placed on a reservation north of the Snake River. Here Doctor Holden has built a church, and many of the tribes have accepted Christianity and Christi...

The Legend of Hell’s Gate: An American Conspiracy-2011 4.3

The Legend of Hell’s Gate: An American Conspiracy-2011

Surrounded by whisky-fueled outlaws and a treacherous wilderness, how is one to survive? Based on real events, this Texas based tale uncovers the mystery of the events surrounding the legendary Hell's Gate, a cliff forma...

The Missing-2003 6.5

The Missing-2003

In 19th-century New Mexico, a father (Tommy Lee Jones) comes back home, hoping to reconcile with his adult daughter Maggie (Cate Blanchett). Maggie's daughter is kidnapped, forcing father and estranged daughter to work t...

Christmas in the Clouds-2001 6.5

Christmas in the Clouds-2001

A classic comedy of mistaken identity and romance set during the holiday season at a ski resort that is owned and operated by a Native American Nation. Shot on location at The Sundance Resort in Utah, this is the first c...

Nobody’s Baby-2001 6.4

Nobody’s Baby-2001

An outlaw, a waitress and her misfit neighbor come upon a baby in the midst of car wreckage. With his former partner in crime out to get him, the outlaw and his new friends put their lives on the line to protect the infa...

The Sunchaser-1996 6.2

The Sunchaser-1996

Michael Reynolds is a rich oncologist who has a one hundred seventy-five thousand dollar sports car, a multi-million dollar house, and a new boost in his career. Brandon "Blue" Monroe is a dying patient who kidnaps Reyno...

Red Sun-1971 6.9

Red Sun-1971

The Japanese ambassador is traveling through the Wild West by train, when gangsters hold up the train, to rob a gold shipment. They also carry an ancient Japanese sword the ambassador was carrying as a present for the US...

Dudes-1987 5.7

Dudes-1987

Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. A...