Apache Chief (1949)

Director
Frank McDonald

Main cast
Alan Curtis; Tom Neal; Russell Hayden; Carol Thurston; Fuzzy Knight

Genres
Western

Description
Alan Curtis plays the title character, a pacifistic Native American named Young Eagle. When his tribesmen begin killing off white settlers, Young Eagle is opposed to the carnage. In order to assure a lasting peace, however, the chief must deal with renegade Apache Black Wolf (Russell Hayden). Apache Chief was the second film to be lensed with the Garutso Balanced Lens, which gave the illusion of a three-dimensional effect (the first was Deputy Marshal).


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