• Hondo (1953)

Hondo

Release Date: 1953

DVD Release Date: October 11th, 2005

PG |1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary

An embittered Indian scout attempts to escort a homesteader's wife and her son back to safety after her cowardly husband deserts her during an Apache attack. When she refuses to go, the scout stays on to help for a while and, over time, forms a strong bond with both her and her son.

Cast: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond, Michael Pate, James Arness, Rodolfo Acosta, Leo Gordon, Tom Irish

Director: John Farrow

Genres: Western

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Rescue, Friendship, Intense, Deception, Suspenseful, Marriage, Son, Wife, Bar, Death

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Awards

Nominated Writing (Motion Picture Story)