Chato's Land1972

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Chato's Land
Directed by:
Michael Winner

Starring Charles Bronson, Jack Palance, Richard Basehart, James Whitmore, Simon Oakland and Ralph Waite, "Chato's Land" (also known as "Chatos Land", "Chato") is a Western film directed by Michael Winner, released in the USA on May 25 of 1972.

The scream of his victims is the only sound he makes.

Who is the director of "Chato's Land":

Chato's Land was directed by Michael Winner, an English director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before Chato's Land, Michael Winner had directed The Nightcomers, released in 1972, Lawman (1971), The Games (1970), I'll Never Forget What's'isname (1967), The System (1964), and Play It Cool (1962). Since, he directed The Mechanic, released in 1972, Scorpio (1973), The Stone Killer (1973), Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976), The Sentinel (1977), and The Big Sleep (1978).

What was the release date of "Chato's Land":

Chato's Land was first released in the United States on Thursday, May 25, 1972.. This was forty-seven (47) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, October 26, 1972 in Germany.

What is the casting of "Chato's Land":

At the casting of Chato's Land we find Charles Bronson, previously seen in Quelqu'un derrière la porte (1971) and Città violenta (1970); Jack Palance (The Horsemen (1971), Monte Walsh (1970)); Richard Basehart (Un homme qui me plaît (1969), The Satan Bug (1965)) [ more... ]

  • Ralph Waite, Richard Jordan, William Watson and Hugh McDermott also appeared together in Lawman, released in 1971.
  • Simon Oakland and James Whitmore also worked together in Who Was That Lady?, released in 1960.
  • Richard Basehart and Simon Oakland can both be seen in The Satan Bug, released in 1965.
  • Richard Basehart and Lee Patterson also appeared together in The Good Die Young, released in 1954.

What is the Storyline of "Chato's Land":

When Chato, who is half Apache, kills the local sheriff, in self-defense, a former Confederate officer, Capt. Quincey Whitmore gathers a posse to hunt him down. It includes a number of local ranchers and townspeople, as well as a Mexican who is used as a scout and tracker.

The posse pursues Chato into the wilderness, deliberately led into Apache country by him. Chato sabotages their water supply and puts several of their horses to flight.

In retaliation, some members of the posse brutally [...]

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