• The Last Command (1955)

The Last Command

Release Date: 1955

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

In this fact-based film, legendary Texan Jim Bowie (Sterling Hayden) attempts to come to a nonviolent compromise with Mexican President Santa Anna (J. Carrol Naish), but the negotiations soon turn sour. Consuelo de Quesada (Anna Maria Alberghetti), a Mexican girl with close ties to Jim, then warns him that Santa Ana's men are planning to invade. So Jim, Davy Crockett (Arthur Hunnicutt) and a tiny crew of courageous Texans hide out in an abandoned mission, awaiting the violent confrontation.

Cast: Sterling Hayden, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Richard Carlson, Arthur Hunnicutt, Ernest Borgnine, J. Carrol Naish, Ben Cooper, John Russell

Director: Frank Lloyd

Genres: Western , Historical drama

Production Co: Republic Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Rousing, Quest, Tense, Soldier, Sacrifice, Underdog, Rivalry