The Alamo2004

The Alamo

Released on March 27 of 2004 in the USA, "The Alamo" (also known as "Alamo - Gli ultimi eroi", "Alamo, The", "Alamo - Der Traum, das Schicksal, die Legende") is a Drama/History/War/Western film directed by John Lee Hancock, and written by John Lee Hancock, Stephen Gaghan, and Leslie Bohem . Dennis Quaid and Billy Bob Thornton are starring, alongside Jason Patric, Patrick Wilson, Emilio Echevarría and Jordi Mollà.

Directed by:
John Lee Hancock
Written by:
John Lee Hancock, Stephen Gaghan and Leslie Bohem
Ron Howard and Mark Johnson
Executive producer:
Philip Steuer and Todd Hallowell
Associate producer:
Louisa Velis and K.C. Hodenfield


The film begins in March 1836 in the Texas town of San Antonio de Bexar (now Downtown San Antonio in the U.S. state of Texas), site of the Alamo, where bodies of Texan defenders and Mexican attackers are strewn over the Alamo. The film then flashes back to a year earlier. Sam Houston (Dennis Quaid) attends a party where he tries to persuade people to migrate to Texas. He meets with Davy Crockett (Billy Bob Thornton), recently defeated for reelection to Congress. Houston explains to Crockett that as an [...]



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Who is the director of "The Alamo"?

John Lee Hancock is an American screenwriter, writer, director, and producer.

John Lee Hancock has directed movies such as "Saving Mr. Banks", released in 2013, "The Blind Side" (2009).


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What was the release date of "The Alamo"?

"The Alamo" was first released on Saturday, March 27, 2004, in the United States. Also released on Saturday, March 27, 2004 has been "Four Dead Batteries" (dir. Hiram Martinez)

Release date for the United States:
  • Saturday, March 27, 2004
Release date for the United Kingdom:
  • Friday, September 03, 2004

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