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The American West (2016– )

TV Mini-series | Drama, History, Western

This series will provide unprecedented access to the wilderness, frontier lawlessness, and bloodshed of the 40 years between the end of the American Civil War and after the turn of the 20th Century, when the west was won. From Jesse James ...See moreThis series will provide unprecedented access to the wilderness, frontier lawlessness, and bloodshed of the 40 years between the end of the American Civil War and after the turn of the 20th Century, when the west was won. From Jesse James and Crazy Horse, to Wyatt Earp and Buffalo Bill, the characters at the center of this violent, blood-soaked period in American history are explored as each episode follows the stories and struggles of the West's most infamous outlaws as they fight for their land and identity. Written by Tarra See less
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Jun 11, 2016 (United States)

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Mark Lee Gardner
Himself, Author, Shot All to Hell / Himself - Author, 'Shot All to Hell' / Himself - Author, Shot All to Hell Himself, Author, Shot All to Hell / Himself - Author, 'Shot All to Hell' / Himself - Author, Shot All to Hell   See fewer
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Bert Thomas Morris
Narrator Narrator   See fewer
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David H. Stevens
Jesse James Jesse James   See fewer
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Will Strongheart
Crazy Horse / Crazyhorse Crazy Horse / Crazyhorse   See fewer
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Mo Brings Plenty
Sitting Bull Sitting Bull   See fewer
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Morgan Lund
Ulysses S. Grant / Gen. Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant / Gen. Ulysses S. Grant   See fewer
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John C. Bailey
Gen. George Armstrong Custer / George Custer Gen. George Armstrong Custer / George Custer   See fewer
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Jonathan C. Stewart
Wyatt Earp Wyatt Earp   See fewer
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Derek Chariton
Billy the Kid Billy the Kid   See fewer
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Eric Rolland
Thomas Durant / Thomas 'Doc' Durant Thomas Durant / Thomas 'Doc' Durant   See fewer
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Ric Maddox
Pat Garrett Pat Garrett   See fewer
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Kera O'Bryon
Zerelda James Zerelda James   See fewer
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Jim Jackman
Rutherford B. Hayes Rutherford B. Hayes   See fewer
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Hugh Scully
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David Eisenbach
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Robert Redford
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Paul A. Hutton
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Karl Jacoby
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Joseph Carlson
Frank James Frank James   See fewer
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Isabela Osorio
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H.W. Brands
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William Day
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Kiefer Sutherland
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Larry T. Pourier
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John McCain
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Andrew C. Isenberg
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Mike Marunde
William T. Sherman William T. Sherman   See fewer
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Scott Conner
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Deven Davenport
Tom McLaury Tom McLaury   See fewer
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Rich Dally III
Custer's Lieutenant / Corporal Custer's Lieutenant / Corporal   See fewer
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Joseph Discher
Adalbert James Adalbert James   See fewer
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Samuel Dunning
Charley Ford Charley Ford   See fewer
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Nick Bialis
Morgan Earp Morgan Earp   See fewer
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Michael Chmiel
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Ann Kirschner
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Anne Collier
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Richard Fike
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Paul Wallis
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Kathleen Chamberlain
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Eric Foner
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Michael Murande
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Mike Anderson
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Sheriff Moss Sheriff Moss   See fewer
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Sean M. Brown
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Jake Eavey
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Nick Bloxsom-Carter
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Ashton Old Elk
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Marty Collins
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Sheldon Raymore
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Bill Richardson
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7.3 / 10 | 843 votes