Overview of nevada smith, 1966, directed by henry hathaway, with steve mcqueen, karl malden, brian keith, at turner classic movies. When his father is killed by three men over gold, nevada sets out to find them and kill them. Steve mcqueen list of movies and tv shows tv guide. The movie nevada smith was not shot in nevada, it was filmed in owens valley california, mostly north of lone pine. A then 30something steve mcqueen stars as max sand a. The character of smith made his first appearance two years before in the carpetbaggers, played by alan ladd, but this movie is set during his youth. Mcqueens parents have been brutally murdered and he is out for revenge.
The proud rebel online alan ladd western full movie. At age 36, steve mcqueen is a bit hard to believe as a kid. Nevada smith is a 1966 american western film directed by henry hathaway and starring steve mcqueen. Steve mcqueen and suzanne pleshette in nevada smith 1966. Steve mcqueen is back in the saddle in nevada smith. Nevada smith is a 1966 american western film directed by henry hathaway and starring steve mcqueen, karl malden, brian keith, arthur kennedy and. Henry hathaways film is based on a character from harold robbins the carpetbaggers, who, in turn, based it on cowboy actor ken maynard. Published on sep 2, 2011 directed by henry hataway. The movie was a prequel to the harold robbins novel the carpetbaggers, which had been made into a highly successful film two years earlier, with alan ladd playing mcqueens part as an older man.
Set in the west of the 1890s, the film opens with the torture and murder of the parents of max sand steve mcqueen by a trio of gunslingers seemingly. Nevada smith takes as its basis the earlier life of a character featured in the carpetbaggers 1964. Nevada smith is the young son of an indian mother and white father. A fine western with a revenge of the title role that is actually a strong and revealing study of the regeneration of one man.
Robert fuller recalls how i replaced steve mcqueen in return of the magnificent. Steve mcqueen in nevada smith 1966 nevada smith 1966 steve mcqueen and. While the movie is a western and has plenty of action, it also takes a deep look into. There is a view of a wall of peaks, most of those peaks are over,000ft. Steve mcqueen and ali mac graw 2003 the peoples hollywood 2003 sendung ohne namen 2002 hollywood greats 19842002. Mcqueen stars as max sand and we only learn at the end of the film why its called nevada smith instead of max sand.
Steve mcqueen full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. Nevada smith 1966 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. This is a beautiful region showing the eastern side of the southern sierras. With steve mcqueen, karl malden, brian keith, arthur kennedy.622 1425 822 1189 1081 502 1104 247 463 273 290 520 1321 452 589 428 166 352 366 761 207 1098 666 1382 180 1191 196 1213 1386 1174 1324 967 116 556 180 1260 136 1077 240 165 1457