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Baker's Hawk
Baker's Hawk
Actors: Clint Walker, Burl Ives, Diane Baker, Lee Montgomery, Alan Young
Genres: Westerns, Drama, Kids & Family
G     1997     1hr 45min


     
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Actors: Clint Walker, Burl Ives, Diane Baker, Lee Montgomery, Alan Young
Genres: Westerns, Drama, Kids & Family
Sub-Genres: Westerns, Drama, Family Films
Studio: Image Entertainment
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen
DVD Release Date: 11/19/1997
Release Year: 1997
Run Time: 1hr 45min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: G (General Audience)
Languages: English
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Movie Reviews

You'll never forget
reteip | 11/10/2000
(4 out of 5 stars)

"When a twelve year old boy (Lee Montgomery) finds an injured hawk, he takes it to a recluse living in the hills, having heard the fellow was good with animals. The two become friends, together train the bird, but when it attacks a bully fighting our young hero, a group of local vigilantees decide to take it out on the old man, always considered him strange. Might the boy and his father rescue their elderly friend before the mob lynches him? A good, solid drama that well addresses issues which are sadly still with humanity today."
You'll never forget
reteip | 11/10/2000
(4 out of 5 stars)

"When a twelve year old boy finds an injured hawk, he takes it to a recluse living in the hills, having heard the fellow was good with animals. The two become friends, together train the bird, but when it attacks a bully fighting our young hero, a group of local vigilantees decide to take it out on the old man, always considered him strange. Might the boy and his father rescue their elderly friend before the mob lynches him? A good, solid drama that well addresses issues which are sadly still with humanity today."
WORTH A LOOK ONLY FOR BURL IVES.
rsoonsa | Lake Isabella, California | 09/21/2005
(1 out of 5 stars)

"This poorly made production features Clint Walker as Dan Baker, a homesteader in 1876 Utah who refuses to join a local vigilante organization, led by the town dry goods grocer (Alan Young), and the resultant effects his independent actions have upon his son Billy (Lee H. Montgomery). Ancillary plots involve Billy's nurturing of a wounded fledgling hawk, abandoned from the nest, and the boy's friendship with Mr. McGraw (Burl Ives), a recluse whose vocation is the preparation of damaged wildlife for their return to freedom. It is not possible to include a kind word about the direction, screenplay and editing, as all are at levels which might, at best, approach that of student-made cinema. The acting is wooden, due largely to the rambling script and weak direction, with Montgomery embarrassingly inept, and only Ives rises above his shrunken material, giving some meaning to his scenes. Although there is precious little to like about this film, the scenery is remarkably beautiful, as the production was located within two of Utah's National Forest regions.

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Baker's hawk
Carolyn J. Wlasic | Glen Burnie, Md. USA | 07/30/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Really fine family movie. Good story, beautiful scenery. It's wonderful to watch fine actors like Clint Walker & Burl Ives ply their
craft. This is a keeper that I'll watch many times."