Films and Television Shows about the Alamo
compiled by Donald Burger, Attorney at Law

The Alamo. (1960) Directed by John Wayne. Starring John Wayne, Richard Widmark, and Richard Boone. 199 minutes.

The Alamo. A History Channel Presentation. (1996) Narrated by Tom Berenger. 2 hours.

The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory. (1986) Starring James Arness, Brian Keith, Alec Baldwin and Raul Julia. 2 hours.

The Battle of the Alamo. A Discovery Channel Presentation. Directed by Paul Wagner. Narrated by Hal Holbrook. 1 hour. This is a sound one-hour introduction to the history of the Alamo. Seems to follow the Walter Lord book: A Time to Stand.

Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier. (1955) Directed by Norman Foster. Starring Fess Parker and Buddy Ebsen. This film was originally shown as three segments of The Wonderful World of Disney TV series. 93 minutes.

The Last Command. (1955) Directed by Frank Lloyd. Starring Sterling Hayden, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Richard Carlson and Ernest Borgnine. 110 minutes.

Last revised March 6, 1998

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