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DANCES WITH WOLVES: Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell. Rated PG13 (violence, profanity, vulgaity, nudity, sex)

Published: Friday, Nov. 23 1990 12:00 a.m. MST

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i consider dances with wolves as one of the best movies of
this century. the acting is powerful, the story is
breathtaking and the landscape is gorgoeuos.
i haven't met someone who didn't want to become a sioux
after watching the movie.


Dances with Wolves was a cool movie. It's right up there
with the American Indian movies like Smoke Signals. I
could've done without the part though when Kevin Kostner was
doing you know what with Mary McDonell.


I thought Dances with Wolves was a neat movie.It was a
little long,but cool.The scenary was beautiful.A great
Indian movie!

wilf jones

it is the sign of every great movie that it can seen
repeatedly over the years but never do you tire of it ,so
deeply did it ingrain a tapestry of themes and tug at your
heart and mind or just hit you from behind.Such is Silence
of the Lambs,Milagro Beanfield War,The Last Detail and such
is the wonderful Dances With Wolves; ...sometimes i am
ashamed at the sins of those who came before us.

Maria Walker

I really enjoyed Dances with Wolves. It really lets you
how Native Americans were treated. Also the way that
treated the wolves. It really opens your eyes to all of
this. Kevin Costner was great. I would recommend it to
anyone. A very well written, and directed mo


I grew up in South Dakota and have ridden horse in the west
river country. I love this part of the country. To see it
on screen was great. The horse Costner rode in the movie
was neat.


This was certainly a very entertaining movie, but it takes
the typical Hollywood route these days-- of showing our
American soldiers in the West as being heartless murderers
of American Indians and anyone else who happened to step in
the way of the soldiers-- like Kevin Costner. This movie
is way too pro-Indian and anti-American soldier. The truth
is that-- (1) Indians killed more Indians than whites ever
killed, (2) Indians killed just as many whites, if not
more, than the number of Indians killed by whites. There
were violent acts and atrocities committed by both sides--
but from this movie a person gets the distinct impression
that Indians were always the innocent victims of the wicked
whites. It was so sad to see everyone in the theater
cheering as the Indians slaughtered our American soldiers
in the final battle. This movie is NOT factual history.

carrie smith

Loved the movie.


Kevin Costner's masterpiece! DWW's was clearly the class
of the field in 90-91'. The acting, the richly drawn out
characters, fascinating storylines, stunning landscapes &
a powerful moving score all aid in making this a classic.
Yes i wanted to become a Sioux after i saw it at the
theatre, it was fascinating to see things from the indian
perspective since so many western movies portray native
indians as crazed boogiemen searching to kill whites at
every opportunity. Deserves 5 stars but the limit is 4

ann hurd

I really enjoyed watching this beautiful ACADEMY AWARD
WINNER (and "Winner #1" in every sense of the word, for
sure) FILM! I love ALL of Kevin Costner's movies, in fact;
he's always been my #1 of ALL TIME actors, directors, etc.,
plus, he's real easy on the eye......I especially loved the
Lakota Native Americans (Graham Greene, et al.), and Mary
McDonnell. This movie was wonderfully narrated, and truly, a
timeless memorial, "set the STANDARD" for ALL TIME for epic
American Westerns. GO FOR IT, KEVIN!!!!! Keep comin' back,
THE FILM ************************************

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