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Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide—and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 1990-03-30
Runtime 181 minutes
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william_crawford shared a tip "Must see movie"
stuart_brantley_5374 shared a tip "Well done movie. Appears to be mostly honest about Natives and White Settlers"
brooke_nelson_3921 shared a tip "A child classic for me 😌"
Azajo shared a tip "A classic 💥"
elizabeth_tinoco shared a tip "The scenery and storyline are amazing. Be prepared for a long movie though. One of my favorites"
jenni_stoddard shared a tip "The best Western of all time."
amber_rodgers shared a tip "Classic!"
greg_elder shared a tip "Old but good"
landyn_blankenship shared a tip "Some of the most Beautiful cinematography in a movie."
marsha_hale shared a tip "I enjoyed it. Although it really is longer than it needs to be and is a little over done."
colette_fletcher shared a tip "One of my all time favorites."
accidental_ampersand shared a tip "Tatonka"
may_maruja shared a tip "Love the story of how it connects two worlds together despite of their views and background."
peggy_sterling shared a tip "Wonderful"
andrea_van_der_lind shared a tip "Kevin Costner is just awesome and this is a classic movie that he directed by the way"
sonia_cossack_pohwa shared a tip "Idk"
diana_randall shared a tip "Watched this years ago - remember it as being one of the best!"
melanie_brown_2087 shared a tip "long ass movie, lol, I loved it and have watched it several times. Romance and fighting with indians"