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Hombre ★★★ 1967

A white man in the 1880s, raised by a band of Arizona Apaches, is forced into a showdown. In helping a stagecoach full of settlers across treacherous country, he not only faces traditional bad guys, but prejudice as well. Based on a story by Elmore Leonard. 111m/C VHS, DVD . Paul Newman, Fredric March, Richard Boone, Diane Cilento, Cameron Mitchell, Barbara Rush, Martin Balsam; D: Martin Ritt; W: Harriet Frank Jr., Irving Ravetch; C: James Wong Howe.

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