Best of the Real West (2000)
|The myths, legends and realities of the Old West come alive in THE REAL WEST WITH KENNY ROGERS. Through original footage, authentic diaries, paintings, photos and expert commentary, this award-winning series reawakens the adventure of our most fabled era. The four episodes expose the truth of some of the most celebrated American stories and figures:
The Battle of the Alamo--Confront the truth and controversy behind the legendary stand of 189 volunteers against Santa Anna's 5,000-man army.
Editor's NoteKenny Rogers narrates this probe into the historical American West. Culling from legends and folklore, this History Channel-produced outing seeks to paint a picture of what actually happened beyond the Appalachians during American expansion. Episodes contained in this set: THE BATTLE OF THE ALAMO, WILD BILL HICKOK, WILD WOMEN, TEXAS RANGERS, & SITTING BULL
|Kenny Rogers - Narrator|