Walker

Walker

A FILM BY: Alex Cox
WRITTEN BY: Rudy Wurlitzer
STARRING: Ed Harris, Richard Masur, Rene Auberjonois

A neo-Western biopic about William Walker, an American mercenary who made himself president of Nicaragua in 1856. Walker is almost unknown today but at the time he was wildly popular, and U.S. newspapers wrote about him more than they did about the sitting U.S. presidents during that period.

Technical Information

Production Year: 1987
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 94 mins
Format: 35mm