Into the West 2005 | TV Show Watchlist

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

Irene Bedard Margaret Wheeler/Light Shines
Tom Berenger Col. John Chivington
Daniel Gillies Ethan Biggs
Steve Reevis Loved by the Buffalo
Warren Kole Robert Wheeler
Lance Henriksen Daniel Wheeler
Tyler Christopher Jacob Wheeler Jr.
Christian Kane Abe Wheeler
Wes Studi Black Kettle

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  • Premiered: June 10, 2005
  • Rating: TV-14
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  • Premise: 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 Rus… (more)

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