Sun, Nov 3, 1985 120 mins
In the first installment of this six-part adaptation of John Jakes' Civil War novel, Southerner Orry Main (Patrick Swayze) befriends Northerner George Hazard (James Read) at West Point. The two fight during the Mexican War---against a vengeful West Point nemesis (Phillip Casnoff). Madeline: Lesley-Anne Warren. Constance: Wendy Kilbourne. Justin: David Caradine. Virgilia: Kirstie Alley.