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Director  Lewis R. Foster
Music director  Oliver Wallace
Country  United States
6.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Adventure, Drama, Family
Duration  
Language  English
Tonka (film) movie poster
Release date  December 25, 1958 (1958-12-25)
Writer  Lewis R. Foster (screenplay), Lillie Hayward (screenplay), David Appel (book)
Screenplay  Lewis R. Foster, Lillie Hayward
Cast  Sal Mineo (White Bull), Philip Carey (Captain Miles Keogh), Jerome Courtland (Lieutenant Henry Nowlan), Rafael Campos (Strong Bear), H.M. Wynant (Yellow Bull), Joy Page (Prairie Flower)
Similar movies  Philip Carey appears in Tonka and The Great Sioux Massacre
Tagline  The Ultold Story behind the West's Strangest Legend!

Tonka is a 1958 Walt Disney Western adventure film about the US cavalry horse that survived the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Also released under the title A Horse Named Comanche, it stars Sal Mineo as a Sioux who fought there. It was filmed in Bend, Oregon, and distributed by Buena Vista Distribution.

Tonka (film) movie scenes

The film is based on the book Comanche: Story of America's Most Heroic Horse by David Appel, which tells an imaginary story of the Indian and US Cavalry owners of the horse of the title.

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Cast

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  • Sal Mineo as White Bull
  • Philip Carey as Captain Myles Keogh
  • Jerome Courtland as Lieutenant Henry Nowlan
  • Rafael Campos as Strong Bear
  • H.M. Wynant as Yellow Bear
  • Joy Page as Prairie Flower
  • Britt Lomond as General George Custer
  • Herbert Rudley as Captain Frederick Benteen
  • Sydney Smith as General Alfred Terry
  • John War Eagle as Chief Sitting Bull
  • Gregg Martell as Corporal Korn
  • Slim Pickens as Ace
  • Robert "Buzz" Henry as Lieutenant Crittenden
  • Eddie Little Sky as Spotted Tail

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    References

    Tonka (film) Wikipedia
    Tonka (film) IMDb Tonka (film) themoviedb.org


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