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2.4
5 Ratings

Drum Beat

Directed by Delmer Daves
United States, 1954
Western, Adventure

Synopsis

President Grant orders Indian fighter MacKay to negotiate with the Modocs of northern California and southern Oregon. After Modoc renegade Captain Jack engages in ambush and other atrocities, MacKay must fight him one-on-one with guns, knives and fists.

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Drum Beat Directed by Delmer Daves

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  • FISCHER's rating of the film Drum Beat

    Delmer Daves a toujours été et reste un grand spécialiste du western : action bien rythmée, choix judicieux des extérieurs, prétexte à une splendide photographie des paysages sauvages voilés de brume, effets spectaculaires, jusqu'à la musique qui colle à l'action. Cependant le happy end de ce film estimable semble bien conventionnel. www.cinefiches.com