Profiles in CourageMissouri authorities have arrested and tried Mormon prophet Joseph Smith. Doniphan, a militia general, is ordered to execute the embattled Mormon leader. Believing Smith has been unlawfully convicted, Doniphan refuses committing insubordination. In placing his strongly held principles ahead of his orders, Doniphan sacrifices a successful law practice and a promising future in politics. Stars Peter Lawford. Black-and-white. 50 minutes. Zenger.
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