• The Far Horizons (1955)

The Far Horizons

Release Date: 1955

DVD Release Date: June 7th, 2005

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Following the Louisiana Purchase, President Thomas Jefferson assigns Capt. Meriwether Lewis (Fred MacMurray) and Lt. William Clark (Charlton Heston) to an expedition to explore the new U.S. territory. Guided by the Native American woman Sacajawea (Donna Reed), Lewis and Clark embark on a journey through unknown and treacherous terrain in hopes of finding a water route from St. Louis to the Pacific Ocean. However, both nature and man stand in their way.

Cast: Fred MacMurray, Charlton Heston, Donna Reed, Barbara Hale, William Demarest, Alan Reed, Eduardo Noriega, Larry Pennell

Director: Rudolph Maté

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Quest, Love triangle