Overview

Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a number of the trapped settlers joined together in a final effort to reach California and organize a rescue party.

  1. Terrence Martin

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Crispin Glover

    Crispin Glover

    William Foster

  2. Clayne Crawford

    Clayne Crawford

    William Eddy

  3. Michele Santopietro

    Amanda McCutchen

  4. Mark Boone Junior

    Mark Boone Junior

    Franklin Graves

  5. Christian Kane

    Christian Kane

    Charles Stanton

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The Donner Party (American Experience)
The Donner Party (American Experience)

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Status Released

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  • October 23, 2009
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

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