A sturdy but not truly outstanding sagebrush miniseries, THE BLACK FOX consists of three chapters: "The Black Fox", "Blood Horse", (AKA: "The Price of Peace") and "Good Men and Bad".
In the opener, ex-Virginian Alan Johnson (Christopher Reeve) and his African-American bloodbrother Britt (Tony Todd) settle on the 1861 frontier, where they face racial slurs from crackers like Ralph Holtz (Chris Wiggins) and Indian raids which proliferate once the military pulls out due to Civil
War commitments. Instead of hightailing it to the fort, Alan and Britt track down their families captured by Kiowa and Commanches. Winning the respect of Running Dog (Raol Trujillo), Britt ...