As one of several television franchises spun off from Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove saga, 1994's Lonesome Dove - The Series focuses on the adventures of Newt Call, a freewheeling cowhand who engages in various exciting escapades in the post-Civil War American West of the late 19th Century. From episode to episode, Newt's adventures include tangling with deadly outlaws, interacting with real life historical icons, and building his own legendary reputation. This set contains all 21 episodes from the one-season program. The supporting cast includes Robert Culp, Paul LeMat, Diahann Carroll, Billy Dee Williams, Dennis Weaver and many others. Sidney J.Furie directs.