In Pursuit of Honor

In Pursuit of Honor is a 1995 made-for-cable Western  directed by Ken Olin.

Don Johnson stars as a member of a  Cavalry detachment refusing to slaughter its horses after being ordered to do so by General Douglas MacArthur.

The follows the plight of the officers as they attempt to save the animals that the Army no longer needs as it modernizes toward a mechanized military.

The claims to be based on a true story but without firm evidence to support the claim.

Written byDennis Lynton Clark
Directed byKen Olin
StarringDon Johnson
Craig Sheffer
Gabrielle Anwar
Bob Gunton
Rod Steiger
Theme John Debney
of origin
Original language
Executive producersJeffrey M. Hayes
Marian Rees
Larry Peerce (co-executive producer)
ProducersAnne Hopkins
Darryl Sheen (line producer)
Production locationAustralia
CinematographyStephen F. Windon
EditorsElba Sanchez-Short
Skip Macdonald (co-editor)
Running time89 minutes (TV)
109 minutes (DVD)
Production HBO Pictures
Original HBO
Picture formatColor
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseMarch 18, 1995