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"The first American hero."
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This startlingly gripping film combines the best of big-budget historical drama with intense, finely crafted individual story arcs. Fenimore-Cooper’s wide-ranging novel is lushly realized, with awe-inspiring North American locations, a top flight (and fully committed) cast, and the highest production values. The Blue Ridge Mountains, standing in for the original New York setting, blaze with color.

The authentic costuming, realistic makeup, and careful storytelling immerse viewers quickly in this little-known period of North American history. The portrayals of well known literary characters such as Hawkeye, Uncas, Magua, Chingachook, Colonel Munro, and his daughter, Alice, are deep, rich, and accessible. Complicated and multi-layered events (and personalities) are clearly presented, and easily understood.

Breathtaking action set-pieces include the Indian attack on Munro’s retreating garrison force, the incredible siege of Fort William Henry on Lake George (hauntingly filmed, mostly at night), and the climactic hand- to-hand struggle on the forbidding mountain trail. Honest, affecting personal moments flesh out the broader tapestry, keeping the viewer directly and personally engaged.

The Last of the Mohicans is an Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War movie that was released in 1992 and has a run time of 1 hr 57 min. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7 and a MetaScore of 76.

The Last of the Mohicans is available to watch and stream, download, buy on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online. Some platforms allow you to rent The Last of the Mohicans for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

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| 1992 | 1 hr 57 min | 7.7/10 | 76/100
Cast
Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig
Director
Michael Mann
Produced By
Michael Mann, Hunt Lowry
Language
English
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