Ulzana's Raid
Ulzana's Raid (1972)

Set in Arizona in the late 19th century, a cynical scout and an idealistic U.S. Cavalry lieutenant set out to catch a group of Apache renegades lead by the chieftain Ulzana. This drama offers food for thought about American military… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1972
DVD Release Date: January 15, 1999
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

One of Aldrich's finest films, this underestimated Western presents a bleak yet intelligent portrait of the racial warfare of the white men vs. Native Americans and also serves as effective and damning allegory of the American involvement in Vietnam.

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Dennis Schwartz
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A superior western though somewhat ponderous and its action sequences are formulaic.

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Shane Burridge

The kind of storyline that suits a cop-vs-serial-killer formula better than a western

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Stephen Earnest
Robert Aldrich's allegorical "Ulzana's Raid" is a brutal, bleak Western that uses the harsh Arizona landscape and its unforgiving Apache… More