- Status: Completed
- Score: 6/10
- Director: John Lee Hancock
- Country: EnglishSpanish
- Year: 2004
- Duration: 137 min
- Genres: Drama,History,War,Western,
Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna’s forces at the Alamo in San Antonio Texas.
Historical drama detailing the 1835-36 Texas revolution before, during, and after the famous siege of the Alamo (February 23-March 6, 1836) where 183 Texans (American-born Texans) and Tejanos (Mexican-born Texans) commanded by Colonel Travis, along with Davey Crockett and Jim Bowie, were besieged in an abandoned mission outside San Antonio by a Mexican army of nearly 2,000 men under the personal command of the dictator of Mexico, General Santa Anna, as well as detailing the Battle of San Jacinto (April 21, 1836) where General Sam Houston’s rag-tag army of Texans took on and defeated Santa Anna’s army which led to the Independence of Texas.
Dennis Quaid, Jason Patric, Emilio Echevarría, Leon Rippy, Marc Blucas, Kevin Page, Stephen Bruton, Ricardo Chavira, Billy Bob Thornton, Patrick Wilson, Jordi Mollà, Tom Davidson, Robert Prentiss, Joe Stevens, Laura Clifton,