|Hailed as a masterpiece by critics and audiences alike, Lonesome Dove brings to life all the magnificent drama and romance of the West. Winner of seven Emmy Awards, and one of the highest rated miniseries in television, this exciting re-creation of Larry McMurray's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel captured the American pioneer spirit with its sweeping story and inspired performances.|
Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones and Anjelica Huston star in the tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana.
Already a collectible classic, Lonesome Dove is an authentic piece of the American West and a saga that will be treasured for generations.
"The best Western ever made. Houston Chronicle
"So good it will make you weep. Miami Herald
"One of the top 5 westerns of all time...movies or TV. Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"...a finely detailed evocation of the Old West, with a wonderful cast and an equally fine production... VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever
Editor's NoteLONESOME DOVE is the acclaimed TV Western saga based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Larry McMurtry. As the story begins, two former Texas Rangers (Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones) leave the Texas town of Lonesome Dove on a 3,000-mile cattle drive to the unsettled ranch country of Montana. This epic film features outstanding performances by an impressive cast that also consists of Anjelica Huston, Danny Glover, Frederic Forrest, Chris Cooper, and many more. This comprehensive release includes: "Part 1: Leaving," "Part 2: On the Trail," "Part 3: The Plains," and "Part 4: Return."
|Tommy Lee Jones|
|Larry McMurtry - Story|
|Simon Wincer - Director|
Golden Globe (1990)
|Lonesome Dove, Winner, Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV|
|Robert Duvall, Winner, Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV|
|Anjelica Huston, Diane Lane, Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special|
|Basil Poledouris, Winner, Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)|
|Dave McMoyler, et. al., Winner, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special|
|Donald F. Johnson, et. al., Winner, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Special|
|Lynn Kressel, Winner, Outstanding Achievement in Casting for a Miniseries or a Special|
|Manlio Rocchetti, et. al., Winner, Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Miniseries or a Special|
|Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special|
|Simon Wincer, Winner, Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special|
|Suzanne De Passe, et. al., Nominee, Outstanding Miniseries|
|Van Broughton Ramsey, Winner, Outstanding Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special|