The First Texan

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

An antiseptic film biography of Sam Houston. McCrea plays Houston, and the film moves slowly until the historic Battle of San Jacinto. The film follows Houston from young man to President of the Republic of Texas, but it is a superficial portrait.

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Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Dan Ullman
Producer (1 Credit)
Walter Mirisch
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Wilfrid M. Cline
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Roy Webb