The Horsemen (1971)

The Horsemen (1971)

The Horsemen




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To win the respect of his Afghani sheik father (Jack Palance), Uraz (Omar Sharif) agrees to play a brutal, soccer-like game called buzkashi in this film written by Dalton Trumbo.

Rating: PG
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Horror, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By: ,
Written By: Dalton Trumbo
In Theaters:
On DVD: Dec 2, 2003
Columbia Pictures

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as Tursen

as Hayatal

as Osman Bey

as Merchant Of Kandahar

as Amjad Kahn

as District Chief

as Gardi Gay

as Quadir

as Bacha to Ghulam

as Gypsy Woman

as Chikana Proprietor

as Little Governor
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Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 9, 2005
New York Times
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The location shots in Afghanistan (and some in Spain) are off-beat and stunning, and are the best reason to see this film.

Full Review… | December 29, 2014
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

There is little balance given to the Afghan people shown here.

Full Review… | July 7, 2004
Apollo Guide

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