A movie based on the true life story of Bass Reeves, a legendary tough African American cowboy in the Wild West. Bass Reeves was the first black deputy U.S. marshal west of the Mississippi River. He worked mostly in Arkansas and the Oklahoma Territory. During his long career, he was credited with arresting more than 3,000 felons. He shot and killed 14 outlaws in self-defense
Did You Know?
A lot of the movie was filmed at Tannehill State Park in McCalla, Alabama (close to Birmingham). See more
As Bass carries Ron Perlman out of the mud pool and hand can be seen feeding the horse to keep it standing still in the mud. See more
Gonna Make A Change
Written by Savannah Lathem
Performed by Savannah Lathem
Arranged by Sid De La Cruz See more