A labor of love for married stars Sam Elliott and Katherine Ross, who co-producing and co-wrote, this memorable TV movie is a diverting ride through a prairie Camelot.
Missouri-born Jacob Teale (Billy Green Bush) believes he can fulfill his dream of becoming a cattleman by moving his family to the wide-open west. But even veteran drovers like Conn Congaher (Sam Elliott) have a hard time scraping by in this inhospitable frontier. Jacob dies after his horse stumbles and crushes him, leaving his wife, Evie (Katherine Ross), and their two children destitute. Fortunately, for the widowed Evie, the local coach service is in the process of building a stop over in n...