Oscar winner Burt Lancaster stars in an action packed western that pulsates with the power and passion of an Indian war drum. Based on a thrilling true story and featuring masterful direction by Robert Aldrich (The Dirty Dozen) and a powerful screenplay bu Oscar winner James R Webb. Apache explodes with spectacular battle sequences, breathtaking chases and unbridled suspense. After years of bloody fighting with settlers on the American frontier, Apache Chief Geronimo (Monte Blue) is forced to submit to a humiliating surrender. But his fiercest warrior, Massai (Lancaster), refuses to accept defeat. With enormous strength and razor-sharp cunning, Massai battles the relentless US Cavalry, struggling to stay one step ahead of the highly trained soldiers who have sworn to track him down. And his crusade escalates into a final epic show-down, Massai knows that he must persevere, not only for his life, but also for the pride of his entire race.

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Apache (1954)

PG

Western · 1h 31m · 7/9/1954

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Oscar winner Burt Lancaster stars in an action packed western that pulsates with the power and passion of an Indian war drum. Based on a thrilling true story and featuring masterful direction by Robert Aldrich (The Dirty Dozen) and a powerful screenplay bu Oscar winner James R Webb. Apache explodes with spectacular battle sequences, breathtaking chases and unbridled suspense. After years of bloody fighting with settlers on the American frontier, Apache Chief Geronimo (Monte Blue) is forced to submit to a humiliating surrender. But his fiercest warrior, Massai (Lancaster), refuses to accept defeat. With enormous strength and razor-sharp cunning, Massai battles the relentless US Cavalry, struggling to stay one step ahead of the highly trained soldiers who have sworn to track him down. And his crusade escalates into a final epic show-down, Massai knows that he must persevere, not only for his life, but also for the pride of his entire race.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Norma Productions, Hecht-Lancaster Productions

Budget

$1,240,000

Revenue

$6,000,000
Cast
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Burt Lancaster

Massai
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Jean Peters

Nalinle
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John McIntire

Al Sieber
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Charles Bronson

Hondo (as Charles Buchinsky)
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John Dehner

Weddle
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Paul Guilfoyle

Santos
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Ian MacDonald

Clagg
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Walter Sande

Lt. Col. Beck
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Morris Ankrum

Dawson
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Monte Blue

Geronimo
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Paul E. Burns

General Store Proprietor (uncredited)
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Lonnie Burr

Indian Boy (uncredited)
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John George

Shoeshine Man (uncredited)
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Ann Kunde

Townswoman Leaving Trading Post (uncredited)
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Rory Mallinson

Citizen Noticing Handcuffs (uncredited)
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Dick Rich

Loafing Trooper (uncredited)
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Steve Rowland

Teenage Bully in Street (uncredited)
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Tony Urchel

Apache (uncredited)
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Philip Van Zandt

Inspector (uncredited)
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William Wilkerson

Apache (uncredited)
Crew
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Robert Aldrich

Director
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Paul Wellman

Writer
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James R. Webb

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Apache

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

12/1/2020

Disc Title Front Cover

Apache

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/26/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Apache (Bronco Apache)

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Apache

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/8/2001

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