Video Release: August 1, 2006
Rating: PG-13 (MPAA)
Studio: MGM Home Entertainment
- Runtime: 236 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
- Released in English, Spanish, English, French, English
In 1865, Civil War hero Lt. John Dunbar asks to be reassigned to the western frontier before it disappears. At his isolated post he develops a relationship with the peaceful Lakota Sioux and a white woman who lives among them, finding greater kinship with them than with his own people.
Directorial debut for Kevin Costner. Won Best Picture and Best Director by the National Board of Review. Box office gross was more than $175 million. Filmed in South Dakota. Copyright 1990 Tig Productions, Inc.