WriterEarl E. Smith GenresWestern, Horror CountryUnited States
Release dateJuly 15, 1977 (1977-07-15) CastJoe Don Baker (Wishbone Cutter), Sondra Locke (Drusilla Wilcox), Ted Neeley (Amos Richmond - Teach), Joy N. Houck Jr. (Half Moon O'Brian), Dennis Fimple (Posey), John Davis Chandler (Rafe) Similar moviesGrayeagle (1977)
The Shadow of Chikara is a 1977 American horror and western film written and directed by Earl E. Smith. The film stars Joe Don Baker, Sondra Locke, Ted Neeley, Dennis Fimple, John Davis Chandler, Linda Dano and Slim Pickens. It was released on July 15, 1977, by Howco International Pictures.
Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure: diamonds hidden in a cave. However, the soldiers find they are being followed by a mysterious hunter (or hunters) who may have a connection to a mythic eagle spirit.