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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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  • response to wildkat

    kevin sellers 2018-04-10

    As one of the "few people" accused by previous reviewer wildkat of ruining classics like "Wizard Of Oz" with political commentary let... MORE>

  • i do not know if you will be fonda of this movie.

    a.morris 2018-04-07

    part of the presentation is like the man who shot liberty valance.. print the story vibe. this is not a historical fact movie. if you remember it was made... MORE>

  • Sad!!!

    wildkat 2018-03-29

    Wow......guess I'll stop visiting the TCM reviews page to see what other classic movie fans think of a given film. There are a few people who... MORE>