The Alamo
Widescreen
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2004
Director: John Lee Hancock
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-229035
Running time: 2:17 (137 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 2.35:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: September 28, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#2653)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 27, 2004
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
From the studio that brought you Pearl Harbor...Academy Award® winner* Billy Bob Thornton (Bad Santa), Dennis Quaid (The Rookie) and Jason Patric (Rush) team up for the acclaimed action epic about one of the most important events in American history! It's the heroic tale of the 200 brave men who made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom defending a small Texas fort for 13 days against an entire army! Commanded by three men – Lt. Col. William Travis (Patrick Wilson), James Bowie (Patric) and David Crockett (Thornton) – their against-all-odds courage at the Alamo would forever live on as a rallying cry for liberty and independence!

* Best Adapted Screenplay, Sling Blade, 1996
DVD Covers
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Misc.
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Genres
War
Western
Action
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Touchstone Pictures
 • Imagine Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Touchstone Home Entertainment
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital EX 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • THX Certified
 • Closed Captioned
Easter Eggs
Insert the DVD in your player and on the Main Menu select the 'Special Features' entry. In the following menu screen select the menu entry 'Deleted Scenes,' which will take you to another menu. Here, highlight the entry for 'Planning A Wedding' and then press the 'Right' arrow key on your remote control, followed by the 'Enter' key. You will now be treated to a close-up look at Billy Bob Thornton’s 'Alamo' tattoo which he received during the movie.
Crew
Direction
John Lee Hancock....Director
Writing
Leslie Bohem....Writer
Stephen Gaghan....Writer
John Lee Hancock....Writer
Production
Mark Johnson....Producer
Ron Howard....Producer
Todd Hallowell....Executive Producer
Philip Steuer....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dean Semler....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Eric L. Beason....Film Editor
Music
Carter Burwell....Composer
Sound
John Patrick Pritchett....Production Sound Mixer
David E. Fluhr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Christian P. Minkler....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Jon Johnson....Supervising Sound Editor
Miguel Rivera....Supervising Sound Editor
Charles Maynes....Sound Editor
Keith Bilderbeck....Sound Editor
Ben Wilkins....Sound Editor
Brian Jennings....Sound Editor
Bruce Stubblefield....Sound Editor
Fury & Grace....Sound Designer
Art
Michael Corenblith....Production Designer
Daniel Orlandi....Costume Designer
Dan Webster....Art Director
Lauren Polizzi....Art Director
Edouard F. Henriques III....Make-up Artist
Gregory C. Funk....Make-up Artist
Lynne Eagen....Make-up Artist
Ron Berkeley....Make-up Artist
Angela Angel....Make-up Artist
Ozzie Ausburne....Make-up Artist
Robin Beauchesne....Make-up Artist
Amy Bell....Make-up Artist
Troy Breeding....Make-up Artist
Meg Brennan....Make-up Artist
Celena Burkett....Make-up Artist
Jacenda Burkett....Make-up Artist
Catherine Conrad....Make-up Artist
Marvin Day....Make-up Artist
Becki Drake....Make-up Artist
Desiree Gonzalez....Make-up Artist
Katy Hill....Make-up Artist
Diane Hardin....Make-up Artist
Kalen Hoyle....Make-up Artist
John C. McBurney....Make-up Artist
Katrina Morales....Make-up Artist
Darylin Nagy....Make-up Artist
Carla E. Palmer....Make-up Artist
Joe Rivera....Make-up Artist
Valecia Sarmento....Make-up Artist
Cynthia G. Skye....Make-up Artist
Kara Sutherlin....Make-up Artist
Janet Tallent-Dickson....Make-up Artist
Marlene D. Whiton....Make-up Artist
Craig Barron....Visual Effects
Cast
Dennis Quaid....Sam Houston
Billy Bob Thornton....Davy Crockett
Jason Patric....James Bowie
Patrick Wilson....William Travis
Emilio Echevarría....Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana
Jordi Mollá....Juan Seguin
Leon Rippy....Sgt. William Ward
Tom Davidson....Colonel Green Jameson
Marc Blucas....James Bonham
Robert Prentiss....Albert Grimes
Kevin Page....Micajah Autry
Joe Stevens....Mial Scurlock
Stephen Bruton....Captain Almeron Dickinson
Laura Clifton....Susanna Dickinson
Ricardo Chavira....Private Gregorio Esparza
Steven Chester Prince....Lieutenant John Forsythe
Craig Erickson....Tom Waters
Nick Kokich....Daniel Cloud
Richard Nance....Grey #1
Jett Garner....Grey #2
Estephania LeBaron....Juana
Afemo Omilami....Sam
Edwin Hodge....Joe
Emily Deschanel....Rosanna Travis
Blue Deckert....Colorado Smith
Turk Pipkin....Issac Millsaps
Brandon Smith....Lieutenant Colonel J.C. Neill
Tommy G. Kendrick....T.J. Rusk
W. Earl Brown....David Burnet
Tom Everett....Mosley Baker
Rance Howard....Governor Smith
Stewart Finlay-McLennan....James Grant
Matt O'Leary....Boy in Store
John S. Davies....Store Owner
Kit Gwin....Mrs. Ayers
Castulo Guerra....General Castrillon
Francisco Philbert....General Cos
Mauricio Zatarain....Colonel Jose Batres
Flavio Hinojosa....Colonel Juan Almonte
Hugo Perez....Charging Mexican Soldier
Jesus Mayorga....Battery Private
Hector Garcia....Battery Sergeant
Roland Uribe....Colonel Duque
Ruben G. Rojas....Francisco Esparza
Lanell Pena....Ana Esparza
Michael Crabtree....Deaf Smith
Anna Reyes....Tejano Child
Sonia Montoya....Stunning Tejana's Mother
Elena Hurst....Stunning Tejana
Lynn Mathis....James Hackett
Charles Sanders....Stage Manager
Rutherford Cravens....Mr. Smith
Dameon Clarke....Mr. Jones
Tim Mateer....Bill The Rider
Nathan Price....Charlie Travis
Don Javier Castillo....Don Jose Palaez
Lonnie Rodriguez....Mexican Scout
Julio Cesar Cedillo....General Cos' Messenger
Buck Taylor....Settler
Oscar D. Silva....Firing Squad First Lieutenant
Marc Menchaca....Fifer
Safia Gray....Ursula Veramendi
Eric Montoya....Enrique Esparza
Michael Clossin....Tennessean #1
Robert Bassetti....Bowie Man in Street
Nathan Walker....Goliad Man
Bert Beatson....The Messenger (uncredited)
Aidan Black....Jackson Rusk (uncredited)
Wendy Bonn....Lady in Blue Dress (uncredited)
Crystal Marie Dudley....Camp Follower (uncredited)
Charles E. Gray....Alamo Defender (uncredited)
Celina Hernandez....Tejano Prostitute (uncredited)
Richard Jones....Drinking Old-Timer (uncredited)
Nick Medrano....Texan Soldier (uncredited)
Nita....Salvador (Tom Waters' dog) (uncredited)
Robert C. Pemelton....Texan Soldier (uncredited)
Alyssa Petersen....Settler (uncredited)
Amanda Petersen....Settler (uncredited)
Ann Taylor....Theatre Patron (uncredited)
Frank T. Thompson....Texian Politician (uncredited)
Clint Tidwell....Texan Defender (uncredited)