The White Buffalo (1977) J. Lee Thompson, Charles Bronson, Jack Warden, Will Sampson

The White Buffalo (1977)
In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations – dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier towns and beautifully desolate high country – before improbably teaming up with a young Indian named Crazy Horse to pursue the creature.

I was amazed that this film was on the bottom 20 IMDB list of westerns! Like Darrell1969, I too love this movie. Maybe Bronson was not the best choice for Wild Bill, (although he is a fine western star,) but the sets, dialogue, and the entire western/horror mood of this film are just great. If the buffalo is not 100% lifelike, well, just show me some CGI special effects that don’t look fake! I would rather see the jerky robotic White Buffalo than some cartoon creature that looks like it hopped out of a Super Mario game! The frontier dialogue was the best and most realistic since ‘True Grit’, and the whole movie maintained a sense of wild west myth and strangeness. If you like westerns with a touch of dark, gothic mood, by all means watch The White Buffalo.

Also Known As (AKA): O Grande Búfalo Branco, El desafío del búfalo blanco, Le bison blanc, Sfida a White Buffalo, A Carga do Búfalo Branco, Hunt to Kill, Der weiße Büffel

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BRRip 720p | MKV | 1280 x 720 | x264 @ 2048 Kbps | 97 min | 1.51 GB
Audio: English AC3 2.0 @ 160 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western

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