Into the West

  • 2005
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

An ambitious six-part miniseries detailing the exploration of the American West, tracing the clash of cultures between pioneers and Native Americans. The series (Steven Spielberg is among its executive producers) begins in 1825 and delves into the Gold Rush.

Season 1, Episode 4 Hell on Wheels

First Aired: July 8, 2005

With construction under way on the Transcontinental Railroad, tension mounts between settlers and Native Americans. Elsewhere, Daniel (Lance Henriksen) builds a moveable way station, where Clara (Rachael Leigh Cook) works as a seamstress; and Jacob Jr. (Tyler Christopher) joins Custer's cavalry.

Guest Cast