Pale Rider

(1985)

Overview

A small gold mining camp is terrorised by a ruthless land owner wanting to take their land. Clint Eastwood arrives riding a pale horse just as a young girl is praying to God to help the miners. He is revealed to be a preacher with mysterious and possible otherworldly origins who teams up with the miners to defeat the land owner and the corrupt sheriff.

  1. Michael Butler

    Screenplay

  2. Dennis Shryack

    Screenplay

  3. Clint Eastwood

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Clint Eastwood

    Clint Eastwood

    Preacher

  2. Michael Moriarty

    Michael Moriarty

    Hull Barret

  3. Carrie Snodgress

    Carrie Snodgress

    Sarah Wheeler

  4. Chris Penn

    Chris Penn

    Josh LaHood

  5. Richard Dysart

    Richard Dysart

    Coy LaHood

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Pale Rider
Pale Rider

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 28, 1985
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 55m

Budget -

Revenue $41,410,568.00

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