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The Alamo

The story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing nearly 2,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death.

2 hours, 5 minutes

Last on

Sun 5 Oct 2014 15:00
BBC Two except Scotland

Credits

Role Contributor
Davy CrockettBilly Bob Thornton
Sam HoustonDennis Quaid
William TravisPatrick Wilson
Jim BowieJason Patric
Santa AnaEmilio Echevarria
Juan SeguinJordi Molla
Susanna DickinsonLaura Clifton
Sgt William WardLeon Rippy
Micajah AutryKevin Page
Colonel Green JamesonTom Davidson
Albert GrimesRobert Prentiss
DirectorJohn Lee Hancock
ProducerBrian Grazer
ProducerMark Johnson
ProducerRon Howard
WriterLeslie Bohem
WriterStephen Gaghan
WriterJohn Lee Hancock
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