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Cheyenne Warrior

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Cheyenne Warrrior

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
performer:
Dan Haggerty, Kelly Preston
genre:
Western

We gave it a C-

In Cheyenne Warrior, a young widow (Preston) stranded at a frontier outpost nurses an injured Native American (Pato Hoffman) back to health, and the two fall in love — slowly, coyly, unconvincingly. Drawing its imagery from Dances With Wolves and its sentiments from Harlequin romances, this politically correct Western features a lead actress who lapses into Southern California-speak and a lead actor who looks like a young Ben Kingsley but doesn’t act nearly as well. They’re both so lightweight, it’s a wonder they don’t blow away in the prairie wind. C-

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