Savage Wilderness

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Savage Wilderness ★★½ The Last Frontier 1955

When a trio of fur trappers lose a year's worth of skins to a band of marauding Indians, they decide to take scouting jobs at a cavalry outpost. But they find the new commander (Preston) hasn't gotten his nickname as the “Butcher of Shiloh” without reason. Adapted from the novel “The Gilded Rooster” by Richard Emery Roberts. 98m/C VHS, DVD . Victor Mature, Robert Preston, Guy Madison, James Whitmore, Anne Bancroft, Russell Collins, Peter Whitney, Pat Hogan, Manuel Donde, Guy Williams; D: Anthony Mann; W: Philip Yordan, Russell S. Hughes; M: Leigh Harline.