Events unfold in 1889 - about ten years after the series ended - as dignitaries and most of the series regulars gather to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. When Sen. George Hearst makes an offer to Charlie Utter for his property claim, and Charlie declines, the results are explosive.
Did You Know?
Many of the buildings that made up the set of Deadwood
(2004) had been altered or demolished by subsequent productions shot at the Melody Ranch, and the original blueprints lost. The Bullock home, for example, had been demolished to make way for Westworld
(2016) and had to be rebuilt. Production designer Maria Caso
, who won an Emmy for her work on the series, was forced to study the original series to accurately rebuild original landmarks. See more
At the end of the film, Al and Jewel sing the Australian ballad "Waltzing Matilda." The story takes place in 1889, but "Waltzing Matilda" was composed in 1895 and first published in 1903. See more
For ain't it so sir, it's the thieving and throat-cutting, them's bloodied and dead in the mud, as still stiffens the member in your long-johns? Nor, ought I fail to remark the semblance from this vantage twixt your very mug and a snatch has gone haired-over-sideways!