Comanche Moon (2008)

Episode #1.3 

With the Civil War over, the Comanche Wars come to an end-with the illness of Buffalo Hump, and circumstances free Captai Scull from capture.


Simon Wincer


Larry McMurtry (source material), Larry McMurtry (teleplay) | 1 more credit »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Zahn ... Gus McCrae
Ryan Merriman ... Jake Spoon
Keith Robinson ... Joshua Deets
Wes Studi ... Buffalo Hump
Adam Beach ... Blue Duck
James Rebhorn ... Gov. Elisha Pease
Jeremy Ratchford ... Charlie Goodnight
August Schellenberg ... Idahi
Melanie Lynskey ... Pearl Coleman
Zahn McClarnon ... Ermoke
Joseph Castanon ... Newt
Rachel Griffiths ... Inez Scull
Troy Baker ... Pea Eye Parker
David Midthunder ... Famous Shoes
Wally Welch ... Ranger Ikey Ripple


Woodrow refuses to acknowledge Newt as his son despite urging from Augustus and others as another father-soon relationship ends as Blue Duck revenges himself against his cholera-racked father, the great war chief Buffalo Hump as the Comanche Wars come to an end in the post Civil War era and Captain Scull, now freed from captivity, and his promiscuous wife move to Boston. Written by

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Drama | Western





Release Date:

16 January 2008 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Pecos River, New Mexico, USA See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

16 : 9
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Did You Know?


When Jake is leaving for Colorado Gus tells him not to "fall in with a bad bunch, we'd hate to have to hang you", which they actually wind up having to do in Lonesome Dove (1989) when Jake joins up with a group of men to travel across the Indian Nations with. These men turn out to be outlaws who murder several people and steal their horses, Jake stands by and does nothing to try and stop them, and doesn't even leave them. So when Gus and Woodrow catch up to them they hang Jake along with the rest of the group. See more »


When Charlie Goodnight bums a bacon biscuit from Gus, he is seen taking a bite of biscuit, camera cuts to Gus briefly, then back to Goodnight who has nothing in his mouth and the biscuit is whole. Again, he starts to take a bite, camera cuts to Gus for a few seconds, then back to Goodnight who no longer has a biscuit at all. See more »


Gus McCrae: Maybe I oughta be fully sober if I'm gonna meet with the governor.
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