Russell Means

Biography: Russell Means was born an Oglala/Lakota Sioux Indian. He was the first national director of the American Indian Movement (AIM) in which role he became prominent during 1972 standoff with the US government at Wounded Knee. In 1987, he joined the US Libertarian party and announced his candidacy for the party's presidential nomination. (He lost the nomination to Congressman Ron Paul.) Since 1992, Means has appeared in "The Last of the Mohicans, " "Natural Born Killers" and other movies. He has championed the rights of indigenous peoples in other countries as well as the US. In a televised speech to the 2000 Libertarian Party National Convention, Means said that he prefers the label "Indian" to the more politically correct "Native American." "Everyone who is born in America is a native American, " he said.

Russell Means' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 76 The Last of the Mohicans
Lowest Metascore: 19 Thomas and the Magic Railroad
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 8
  2. Negative: 3 out of 8
8 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
36 Days and Nights Sep 26, 2014 Big Jim 5.2
56 Tiger Eyes Jun 7, 2013 Willie Ortiz 6.0
63 Reel Injun Jun 11, 2010 Himself 7.6
29 Pathfinder Apr 13, 2007 Pathfinder 4.8
tbd Black Cloud Mar 11, 2005 Bud 8.0
19 Thomas and the Magic Railroad Jul 26, 2000 Billy Twofeathers 6.0
58 Pocahontas Jun 23, 1995 Powhatan 7.5
74 Natural Born Killers Aug 26, 1994 Old Indian 7.1
76 The Last of the Mohicans Sep 25, 1992 Chingachgook 8.4