The Alamo



Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna's forces at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.

  1. John Lee Hancock

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Leslie Bohem


  3. Stephen Gaghan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dennis Quaid

    Dennis Quaid

    Sam Houston

  2. Billy Bob Thornton

    Billy Bob Thornton

    Davy Crockett

  3. Jason Patric

    Jason Patric

    James Bowie

  4. Patrick Wilson

    Patrick Wilson

    William Travis

  5. Emilio Echevarría

    Emilio Echevarría

    Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana

Full Cast & Crew

The Alamo
The Alamo



Status Released

Release Information

  • March 27, 2004


  • April 9, 2004


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 17m

Budget $145,000,000.00

Revenue $25,819,961.00



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