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Sergeant Rutledge
Directed by:
John Ford

Directed by John Ford, "Sergeant Rutledge" (also known as "Mit einem Fuß in der Hölle", "Dannati e gli eroi, I", "Schwarze Sergeant, Der") is a Western/Crime film, released on May 18 of 1960 in the USA , starring Jeffrey Hunter, Constance Towers, Billie Burke, Woody Strode, Juano Hernandez and Willis Bouchey.

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Who is the director of "Sergeant Rutledge":

Sergeant Rutledge was directed by John Ford, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before Sergeant Rutledge, John Ford had directed The Horse Soldiers, released in 1959, The Last Hurrah (1958), Gideon's Day (1958), The Rising of the Moon (1957), The Wings of Eagles (1957), and The Searchers (1956). Since, he directed Two Rode Together, released in 1961, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), How the West Was Won (1962), Donovan's Reef (1963), Cheyenne Autumn (1964), and 7 Women (1966).

What was the release date of "Sergeant Rutledge":

Sergeant Rutledge was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, May 18, 1960.. This was fifty-nine (59) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, September 05, 2007 in France and on Friday, January 13, 1961 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Sergeant Rutledge":

At the casting of Sergeant Rutledge we find Jeffrey Hunter, previously seen in In Love and War (1958) and The Last Hurrah (1958); Constance Towers (The Horse Soldiers (1959)); Billie Burke (The Young Philadelphians (1959), Small Town Girl (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Constance Towers, Willis Bouchey, Carleton Young and Judson Pratt also appeared in The Horse Soldiers, released in 1959.
  • Carleton Young and Woody Strode, Willis Bouchey can also be seen in The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, released in 1962.
  • Carleton Young and Jeffrey Hunter, Willis Bouchey also appeared together in The Last Hurrah, released in 1958.
  • Judson Pratt and Willis Bouchey, Carleton Young also appeared in Cheyenne Autumn, released in 1964.

What is the Storyline of "Sergeant Rutledge":

The film revolves around the court-martial of 1st Sgt. Braxton Rutledge (Strode), a "Buffalo Soldier" of the 9th U.S. Cavalry. His defense is handled by Lt. Tom Cantrell (Hunter), Rutledge's troop officer. The story is told through a series of flashbacks, expanding the testimony of witnesses as they describe the events following the murder of Rutledge's Commanding Officer, Major Dabney, and the rape and murder of Dabney's daughter, for which Rutledge is the accused.

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