James A. Michener's Texas ()

directed by Richard Lang
featuring Patrick Duffy, Stacy Keach, John Schneider, Chelsea Field, Benjamin Bratt

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James Michener's best-selling historical novel comes to the screen in this made-for-TV drama. In 1821, the Texas territory was still ruled by Mexico, but a growing number of settlers were unhappy with the despotic leadership of the notorious General Santa Ana (Lloyd Battista). In time, a movement arose calling for Texas to win its independence from Mexico, and under the leadership of Stephen Austin (Patrick Duffy) and Sam Houston (Stacy Keach), these demands evolved into a full-scale revolution, leading to the legendary ...

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Carol L

Jun 24, 2012

Wonderful film

Another great film made from James Michener's books. I have watched Centennial, Dynasty, and now this one (Texas) I really enjoyed this film and learned an awful lot about how Texas came to be.

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