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Lonesome Dove: The Series 

The series revolved around the life and times of Newt Call as he set out to make his way in the world. Newt participated in some of the major events of the Western era while encountering ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Scott Bairstow ...  Newt Call 21 episodes, 1994-1995
Christianne Hirt ...  Hannah Peale Call 21 episodes, 1994-1995
Eric McCormack ...  Col. Francis Clay Mosby 21 episodes, 1994-1995
Paul Le Mat ...  Josiah Peale 16 episodes, 1994-1995
Paul Johansson ...  Austin Peale 13 episodes, 1994-1995
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The series revolved around the life and times of Newt Call as he set out to make his way in the world. Newt participated in some of the major events of the Western era while encountering some of the frontier's legendary figures. Written by Chris MacDougall

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Canada | USA

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English

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30 September 1994 (USA) See more »

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Larry McMurtry's Tales of the Plains See more »

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Alberta, Canada See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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4:3
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Col. Francis Clay Mosby: I'm looking for three men and I want names.
Harry: People are in and out of here all the time, Mosby.
Col. Francis Clay Mosby: You know everything that goes on around here, now don't make me ask twice.
Harry: I lit explosives for the railroad, takes a lot to scare me.
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Enjoyed the series. Especially the later episodes.
3 June 1999 | by Bob-455See all my reviews

"Lonesome Dove:The Series" was in a class of itself with the writing,attention to detail of the period of which the series took place, ie: clothing, set decoration, realism. The acting was excellent for the entire cast.About midway during the series short lived history plotline changed as well as character development due to tragedy in the storyline. Ratings was probably the greatest motivator for the change. The change improved the series greatly-however the ratings remained poor,thus "lonesome Dove: The Series" was canceled.


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