Movie The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

Watched 20120116 9PM (Netflix, Instant) (English subtitles)
The Last of the Mohicans (1992) Michael Mann. 112 min. [botnotsn (1826) by James Fenimore Cooper]

Hawkeye / Nathaniel Poe (Daniel Day-Lewis)
Relevant Links:
The Last of the Mohicans (IMDb.com)
The Last of the Mohicans (1992 film) (Wikipedia.org)

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While the ending was pretty good, I didn't like the movie as a whole - though I'm not sure why.

Uncas (Eric Schweig)
I like it better than The Last of the Mohicans (1920). Though I'm not sure it's fair to compare the two, because the 1920 version is a silent film, and was inherently harder to understand on the first viewing. In contrast, this film benefited from the fact that I first saw the 1920 version.

Hawkeye and Cora Munro (Madeleine Stowe)
Perhaps to compare them more fairly I'd have to watch them both a second time. However, I wouldn't watch either film again any time soon.

While I didn't like the movie as a whole, I loved its score.

Chingachgook (bottom) (Russell Meaans) and his son Uncas.
Instant Comments:
The movie begins to make more sense at around the 25 minute mark
@50 minutes: damn straight "no" jerkface

Credits:
Military Costume Advisor

Maj. Duncan Heyward (Steven Waddington)
Military Wardrobe
Armourer
Reenactor Coordinator
Native American Coordinator

Magua (Wes Studi)
Hawkeye Physical Trainer
Dialect Coaches
Acting Coach
18th Century Frontier Consultant

Alice Munro (Jodhi May)
18th Century Military Consultant
Delaware Language Instructors
Meterologist

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