Last Hunt
Last Hunt (1956)

Set in the West of the late 19th century, Richard Brooks' film stars Robert Taylor as Charles Gilson, a brutal buffalo hunter who kills purely for sport and enjoyment. Stewart Granger portrays Sandy McKenzie, a former hunter on whom… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 30, 1956
DVD Release Date: May 18, 1994
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bosley Crowther
New York Times

It does seem to take Mr. Granger an awfully long time to get around to freezing out Mr. Taylor. That's the way sermons sometimes go.

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TV Guide

The script's in-depth look into the motivating forces behind the characters is complemented by striking performances. Well-paced direction helps to keep the movie from lapsing into even a moment of dullness.

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Time Out

Russell Harlan's admirably low-key cinematography complements writer/director Brooks' down-beat tone.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Not for the squeamish, as the killing of the buffalo is real--done by sharpshooters hired by the government to thin out the herd.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

One of [Brooks'] better efforts.

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A italian made war movie starring David Warbeck and Tisa Farrow(of fulci zombie fame) comes this pretty violent and bloody war movie that rivals some of the… More