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    At West Point, 1857, in the fancy of original screenwriters Wally Kline and Aeneas MacKenzie, George Custer (Errol Flynn) arrives, Sergeant Doolittle (George Sawyer) and cadet Sharp (Arthur Kennedy) taking particular interest, opening Raoul Walsh's They Died With Their Boots On, 1942.

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They Died With Their Boots On (1942) -- (Movie...
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They Died With Their Boots On (1942) -- (Movie Clip) Calling On The Commandant
At West Point, 1857, in the fancy of original screenwriters Wally Kline and Aeneas MacKenzie, George Custer (Errol Flynn) arrives, Sergeant Doolittle (George Sawyer) and cadet Sharp (Arthur Kennedy) taking particular interest, opening Raoul Walsh's They Died With Their Boots On, 1942.>
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In his post-Civil War and pre-Cavalry period General Custer (Errol Flynn), visited by Sharp Jr. and Sr. (Arthur Kennedy, Walter Hampden) chooses pride over fortune, his wife Libby (Olivia de Havilland) concurring, in Raoul Walsh's They Died with Their Boots On, 1942.>
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As West Point Commandant Sheridan (John Litel) considers him for expedited promotion and Civil War duty, Major Taipe (Stanley Ridges) objecting, cadet Custer (Errol Flynn) has his first encounter with Miss Bacon (Olivia De Havilland), in Raoul Walsh's They Died With Their Boots On, 1942.>
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Libby (Olivia De Havilland), with servant Callie (Hattie McDaniel) is entertaining amorous on-leave cadet Custer (Errol Flynn), pretending to share his love of onions when her Michigan merchant father (Gene Lockhart), whom he earlier insulted, arrives, in They Died With Their Boots On, 1942.>
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