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The Godchild (1974)

Three Union POWs fleeing across the desert to escape both their Confederate pursuers and rampaging Apaches come across a dying woman and her infant child. They promise the woman that they ... See full summary »

Director:

John Badham

Writers:

Ron Bishop, Peter B. Kyne (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Jack Palance ... Rourke
Jack Warden ... Sgt. Dobbs
Keith Carradine ... Lt. Lewis
Ed Lauter ... Crees
José Pérez José Pérez ... Sanchez
Bill McKinney ... Cpl. Crawley
Jesse Vint ... Loftus
Fionnula Flanagan ... Virginia (as Fionnuala Flanagan)
John Quade ... Denton
Neil Brooks Cunningham ... William (as Simon Deckard)
Ed Bakey Ed Bakey ... Shaw
Kermit Murdock ... Nathaniel Mony
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Three Union POWs fleeing across the desert to escape both their Confederate pursuers and rampaging Apaches come across a dying woman and her infant child. They promise the woman that they will take care of the child and get it to safety, even though none of them knows anything whatsoever about children or babies. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 November 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

L'enfant du désert See more »

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