A Man Called Horse
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A Man Called Horse stars Richard Harris as Lord John Morgan, an English peer cast somewhat adrift in the American West. Captured by Sioux Indians, Lord Morgan is at first targeted for quick extinction, but the tribesmen sense that he is worthy of survival. The Englishman passes many of the necessary tests that will permit him to become a member of the tribe, the most grueling of which (and the one used most extensively in the film's advertising) is the Sun Vow Initiation. That's where his lordship is hung from the roof of a huge teepee with hooks through his pectoral muscles. Much of… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 86%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A test to see how much pain its hero and the audience can take before yelling Uncle."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"It's all very socially aware and nature-friendly, and the tale is a worthwhile one indeed; too bad A Man Called Horse moves so slowly for much of its running time."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"A Man Called Horse is a mesmerizing film about the experiences of a British aristocrat in 1825 struggling to survive in a Sioux tribe."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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