A Distant Trumpet

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"From Pulitzer Prize winner Paul Horgan's epic novel of Indians and Indian-fighters"
  • Approved
  • 1964
  • 1 hr 57 min
  • 6.3  (914)

Lt. Hazard has just graduated from West Point and will now pull duty at Fort Delivery in the Arizona Territory. It is hot and dusty there and the behavior of the troops is deplorable. He plans to shape them up by drilling them until they cannot stand anymore. He also finds himself falling in love with a woman in camp. The problem is that she is his commander’s wife. Things get even more complicated when he begins to sympathize with the plight of the local Indians and works with them instead of against him as he is supposed to.

A Distant Trumpet
A Distant Trumpet
A Distant Trumpet

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Lt. Hazard has just graduated from West Point and will now pull duty at Fort Delivery in the Arizona Territory. It is hot and dusty there and the behavior of the troops is deplorable. He plans to shape them up by drilling them until they cannot stand anymore. He also finds himself falling in love with a woman in camp. The problem is that she is his commander’s wife. Things get even more complicated when he begins to sympathize with the plight of the local Indians and works with them instead of against him as he is supposed to.

A Distant Trumpet is a 1964 western with a runtime of 1 hour and 57 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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  • Release Date
    1964
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 57 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (914)