Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the President and General Custer.

  1. Robert Altman

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Alan Rudolph


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Newman

    Paul Newman

    The Star (William 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)

  2. Joel Grey

    Joel Grey

    The Producer (Nate Salisbury)

  3. Harvey Keitel

    Harvey Keitel

    The Relative (Ed Goodman)

  4. Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthy

    The Publicist (Maj. John Burke)

  5. Allan F. Nicholls

    The Journalist (Prentiss Ingraham) (as Allan Nicholls)

Full Cast & Crew

Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 24, 1976


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 3m

Budget -

Revenue -



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