Book to Movie: Lonesome Dove

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Larry McMurtry
  • Pages: 864 pages
  • Audio: 36 hours and 47 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Simon Wincer
  • Screen Writer: William D. Wittliff
  • Running Time: 6 hours and 40 minutes (4 episodes)


  • Robert Duvall as Captain Augustus "Gus" McCrae
  • Tommy Lee Jones as Captain Woodrow F. Call
  • Danny Glover as Joshua Deets
  • Diane Lane as Lorena Wood
  • Robert Urich as Jake Spoon
  • Frederic Forrest as Blue Duck
  • D. B. Sweeney as Dishwater "Dish" Boggett
  • Ricky Schroder as Newt Dobbs
  • Anjelica Huston as Clara Allen
  • Chris Cooper as Sheriff July Johnson
  • Tim Scott as Pea Eye Parker
  • Glenne Headly as Elmira Johnson
  • Barry Corbin as Roscoe Brown
  • William Sanderson as Lippy Jones
  • Barry Tubb as Jasper Fant
  • Gavan O'Herlihy as Dan Suggs
  • Steve Buscemi as Luke
  • Frederick Coffin as Big Zwey
  • Travis Swords as Allan O'Brien