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.
Kevin Costner originally considered casting Marlon Brando in the role later played by Maury Chaykin.
Thirteen years later - their homes destroyed, their buffalo gone - the last band of free Sioux submitted to white authority at Fort Robinson, Nebraska. The great horse culture of the plains was gone, and the American frontier was soon to pass into ...
A dove in an old fort is a Eurasian collared dove, nonexistent at that time in North America.
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)