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The Tuesday Film: The Last Command

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starring
Sterling Hayden
Anna Maria Alberghetti with Richard Carlson
Arthur Hunnicutt Ernest Borgnine J. Carrol Naish
In the early 1830s Jim Bowie returns to Texas to find William Travis , a lawyer, planning rebellion against the Mexican president. General Santa Anna. When Bowie's attempts at reconciliation fail, he is forced to take sides. He joins the Texans and prepares to face the might of the Mexican army.
Holed-up in the Alamo with Davy Crockett and a handful of men, one of the bloodiest battles in American history is fought in the name of freedom.
Screenplay by WARREN DUFF from a story by SY BARTLETT Directed by FRANK LLOYD Films; page 14

Contributors

Unknown: Sterling Hayden
Unknown: Anna Maria Alberghetti
Unknown: Richard Carlson
Unknown: Arthur Hunnicutt
Unknown: Ernest Borgnine
Unknown: J. Carrol Naish
Unknown: Jim Bowie
Unknown: William Travis
Unknown: General Santa Anna.
Unknown: Davy Crockett
Unknown: Warren Duff
Story By: Sy Bartlett
Directed By: Frank Lloyd
James Bowie: Sterling Hayden
Consuela: Anna Maria Albergiietti
William Travis: Richard Carlson
Davy Crockett: Arthur Hunnicutt
Mike Radin: Ernest Borgnine
Santa Anna: J Carrol Naish
Jeb Lacey: Ben Cooper
Lt Dickinson: John Russell
Mrs Dickinson: Virginia Grey
Evans: Jim Davis
Lorenzo de Quesada: Eduard Franz

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The Tuesday Film: The Last Command

BBC One London, 1 September 1981 19.15






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