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Captain Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
Jon Voight ...  Captain Woodrow F. Call 4 episodes, 1993
Barbara Hershey ...  Clara Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Ricky Schroder ...  Newt Dobbs 4 episodes, 1993
William Petersen ...  Captain Gideon Walker / ... 4 episodes, 1993
Oliver Reed ...  Gregor Dunnigan 4 episodes, 1993
Dennis Haysbert ...  Jack Jackson 4 episodes, 1993
Reese Witherspoon ...  Ferris Dunnigan 4 episodes, 1993
Timothy Scott ...  Pea Eye Parker 4 episodes, 1993
Chris Cooper ...  July Johnson 4 episodes, 1993
CCH Pounder ...  Sara Pickett 4 episodes, 1993
Nia Peeples ...  Agostina Vega 4 episodes, 1993
Barry Tubb ...  Jasper Fant 4 episodes, 1993
William Sanderson ...  Lippy Jones 4 episodes, 1993
Veronica Lauren ...  Sally Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Molly Orr Molly Orr ...  Betsy Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Louis Gossett Jr. ...  Isom Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
David Carpenter ...  Needle Nelson 3 episodes, 1993
León Singer ...  Bolivar, Lonesome Dove Cook 3 episodes, 1993
Jack Caffrey Jack Caffrey ...  Cholo 3 episodes, 1993
Reginald T. Dorsey ...  Isaac Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
Dylan Baker ...  Nigel 3 episodes, 1993
Colin Fox ...  Lord Henry 3 episodes, 1993
Steven Mayville Steven Mayville ...  Sheriff Ben Rainey of Miles City 3 episodes, 1993
Thomas J. Perlman Thomas J. Perlman ...  Jim Rainey 3 episodes, 1993
Richard Slaughter Richard Slaughter ...  Allen O'Brien 3 episodes, 1993
Jamar Curtis Jamar Curtis ...  Nathan 3 episodes, 1993
Maria Owens Maria Owens ...  Lizzie Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
Angelina Cormier Angelina Cormier ...  Juana, Carlos' Mother 3 episodes, 1993
Jeff O'Haco Jeff O'Haco ...  Carlos - Head Vaquero 3 episodes, 1993
Slobodan Guerra Slobodan Guerra ...  Miguel 3 episodes, 1993
Bendigo Quade Bendigo Quade ...  Martin 3 episodes, 1993
John Quade ...  Martin 3 episodes, 1993
John Speredakos ...  Buck 3 episodes, 1993
Jane Lind ...  Many Tears 2 episodes, 1993
Adrian Sparks ...  Sheriff 2 episodes, 1993
Nick Searcy ...  Raab 2 episodes, 1993
Chet Carlin Chet Carlin ...  Karl Swenson - Shopkeeper in Ogalalla / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Kip Niven ...  Doctor (Miles City) 2 episodes, 1993
Peter Gerety ...  Cowboy / ... 2 episodes, 1993
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Captain Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega and Mexican cowboys to run the Mustangs. Call leaves the drive for Nebraska and runs into Cherokee Jack and a group of Indians, which almost costs him his life. In Montana, Newt and Jasper get into a shoot-out in the local bar, and wind up in jail. The odds of them surviving the lynch mob are slim, until Dunnegan has them freed. Newt had rescued his wife, Ferris, from a band of cattle rustlers, and Dunnegan was thankful. However, Newt and Jasper will have to work for Dunnegan to keep their freedom. Newt has mixed emotions about working for Dunnegan who helps him in any way, because he also has respect for Call, who may or may not be his true father. Dunnegan has big plans for his cattle and the future. Those plans do not include those who do not throw in ... Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Country:

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English

Release Date:

14 November 1993 (USA) See more »

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Return to Lonesome Dove See more »

Filming Locations:

Virginia City, Montana, USA See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Last film of [link-nm0702723]. See more »

Goofs

Woodrow's suspender length-adjusters are of the modern chrome-plated type. See more »

Quotes

Gregor Dunnigan: Barbed wire draws a nasty line, mister.
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Followed by Dead Man's Walk (1996) See more »

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on a second viewing, not so disappointing after all
7 August 1999 | by dana-27See all my reviews

The first time around, I was so shocked not to see Robert and Tommy, all that could go through my mind was how bad this production must be.

The second time around, after i had had a little talk with myself, i snapped on reality. If i wanted to watch Lonesome Dove, all i had to do was go buy the video. (strangely, i had already bought the video and worn the cassette out, but guys can get so focused on trivia).

This is not Lonesome Dove, this is a new story with new actors and actresses faced with a chore greater than good acting. They have to live with Lonesome Dove, the greatest mini in history. And they have to tell us a new story.

Now, I don't have the nerve of Jon or Barbara, i would never have tried it, but they did. And they did a damn fine job.

The second time i watched this mini, i enjoyed it a lot. As well as a chance to think of old friends, i got to meet new ones. And it was a good tale, told in a good way. It may not totally get to Lonesome Dove standards, BUT WHAT DOES?? If we measure everything against Lonesome Dove, we could throw away our tv's. And to be fair, if we measure everything else against Return to Lonesome Dove, we might not throw our tv's away, we would just unplug them for the evening.

I liked it. It is a good mini. I hope you each will watch it twice. The second time, you might just enjoy it. Robert and Tommy will not mind, I promise.


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