PG-13 | | Adventure, Drama, Western
Lieutenant John Dunbar, assigned to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.
The Tennessee battle scenes were supposed to take place in the fall but it wasn't possible to film then so with the aid of 10,000 gallons of paint the cornfield was sprayed yellow and the foilage on the trees painted in autumnal colours
If it wasn't for my companion, I believe I'd be having the time of my life.
The flag flying at Ft. Sedgwick is the flag with 50 stars rather than the flag used during the Civil War.
Some home video versions contain Costner's original four-hour European cut, with scenes cut from the U.S. version. A similar longer version, minus some violence and objectionable scenes, has been shown on network television"
English, Sioux, Pawnee
$598,257 (USA) (11 November 1990)