Hondo ★★★ 1953
In 1874, whites have broken their treaty with the Apache nation who are now preparing for war. Cavalry dispatch rider Hondo Lane (Wayne) encounters Angie (Page) and her young son at an isolated ranch and warns her of the danger but she refuses to leave. After various Indian attacks, Hondo persuades Angie (they've fallen in love) to leave for California with him. Based on the story “The Gift of Cochise” by Louis L'Amour. 84m/C VHS, DVD . John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond, Michael Pate, James Arness, Rodolfo Acosta, Leo Gordon, Lee Aaker, Paul Fix; D: John Farrow; W: James Edward Grant; C: Robert Burks, Archie Stout; M: Hugo Friedhofer, Emil Newman.