After surrendering to the Mexican army, the expedition's captors march them across 500 miles of desert to New Mexico. Attrition from disease, fatigue, thirst, and a murderous Apache named Gomez causes the numbers of both Texans and Mexicans to dwindle. Written by
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F. Murray Abraham, Harry Dean Stanton, Manuel Calderon, Jonathon Joss, and Hugo Urrutia are billed but do not appear in the episode. See more
In the firing squad scene at the leprosarium, the firing squad is using flintlock weapons. As they take aim and fire, the frizzens(which hold the primer powder) on all the weapons are flipped forward, so the weapons wouldn't have fired. See more
[about two Mexican soldiers who cannot walk any more
They're finished, Captain. We all got our finishin' point, and these boys have reached theirs.