A Distant Trumpet

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Unrated, 1 hr. 57 min.

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Movie Info

Synopsis: Troy Donahue stars in this drive-in quality "B"-Western from the Warner Brothers backlot, directed by veteran director Raoul Walsh. Donahue is U.S. Cavalry Lieutenant Matt Hazard, who arrives at Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona for a new assignment. Kitty Mainwaring (Suzanne Pleshette), the wife of the commanding officer, greets Hazard upon his arrival. The next day, when he takes some of his men outside of the fort to gather wood, Hazard and his men find themselves attacked by
Director: Raoul Walsh
Rated: Unrated
Running Time: 1 hr. 57 min.
Genre: Western
Theater Release:
DVD Release: Mar 23, 2009


Troy Donahue

Lt. Matthew Hazard
James Gregory

Gen. Quait
William Reynolds

Lt. Theo Mainwaring
Claude Akins

Seely Jones
Kent Smith

Secretary of War
Judson Pratt

Capt. Cedric Gray
Bartlett Robinson

Maj. Hiram Prescott
Bobby Bare



Critic Reviews

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