★★☆☆☆ USA. 1h30m. Western. Directed by Michael Parks. Written by Forrest Carter, R.O. Taylot (screenplay) and Forrest Carter (“The Vengeance Trail Of Josey Wales”). Cinematography by Brant A. Hughes. Edited by Ivan L. Bigley. Music by Rusty Thornhill. Starring Michael Parks, Rafael Campos, Everett Sifuentes, Suzie Humphreys, John William Galt, Charles McCoy, Mary Ann Averett.
A sequel to Clint Eastwood’s The Outlaw Josey Wales, which was in turn based on author Forrest Carter’s 1973 novel The Rebel Outlaw: Josey Wales. The Return of Josey Wales adapted Carter’s second novel featuring Wales, The Vengeance Trail of Josey Wales. Eastwood had planned to adapt it himself as a sequel to his original film, but the project was eventually cancelled.