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The Last of His Tribe (1992)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | TV Movie 28 March 1992
Ishi, the last Yahi Indian of California, must leave his homeland and learn to navigate the world of the white man in order to survive.

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Harry Hook
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jon Voight ... Alfred Kroeber
Graham Greene ... Ishi
David Ogden Stiers ... Dr. Saxton Pope
Jack Blessing ... Tom Waterman
Anne Archer ... Henriette Kroeber
Daniel Benzali ... Mr. Whitney
Christianne Hauber Christianne Hauber ... Miss Edna Block
Charles Martinet ... Assistant Museum Director
Carl D. Parker Carl D. Parker ... Sheriff Weber
Angela Paton ... Mrs. Gustafson
Benne Alder Benne Alder ... Mrs. Whatley
Marie Bain Marie Bain ... Nurse
Loryn Barlese Loryn Barlese ... Ichi's Young Sister
Gilbert Bear Gilbert Bear ... Ichi's Father
Lance Brady Lance Brady ... Reporter #4
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Storyline

Ishi, the last Yahi Indian of California, must leave his homeland and learn to navigate the world of the white man in order to survive.

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The Spirit of a great warrior can never die See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 March 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Den sidste kriger See more »

Filming Locations:

Modesto, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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A TV movie for the HBO network. See more »

Connections

Version of Ishi: The Last of His Tribe (1978) See more »

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A good film considering that its based on a true story
8 February 2004 | by BigLaxFan94See all my reviews

I believed Graham Greene did well portraying Ishi since he easily blended in with the character's storyline. I found it interesting how the anthropologist he befriended became so familiar with his Native language so soon! I think he wasn't like any other white anthropologist who wasn't interested in truly getting to know the people whose cultures he was studying. He really had a genuine liking for Ishi and as a result their friendship became very deep.

Well........ anyways........... that's the reason why I gave this film a 6 out of 10.


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