“Lonesome Dove” Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary

This year marks 35 years since Lonesome Dove was first published. Filled with incredible action sequences, beautiful photography, and a top-notch cast, a sweeping, two-part miniseries, based on Larry McMurtry‘s Pulitzer Prize-winning Western novel aired in 1989 — earning fans across the globe and spawning several sequels and spin-offs. The story follows former Texas Rangers Gus McCrae (Robert Duvall) and Woodrow Call (Tommy Lee Jones) as they embark on a danger-filled cattle drive from the Texas town of Lonesome Dove to Montana. Danny Glover, Robert Urich, Diane Lane, Anjelica Huston, Ricky Schroder also star.

To celebrate this milestone anniversary, Mill Creek Entertainment has released a special edition of Lonesome Dove that includes both the Blu-ray and digital versions of the miniseries, in collectible steelbook packaging.

The set also includes the following bonus features:

Blueprints of a Masterpiece: Original Sketches and Concept Drawings

On Location with Director Simon Wincer

Remembering Lonesome Dove: Vintage Interviews with the Cast

Interview with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Larry McMurtry

Lonesome Dove Montage

This hugely influential Western saga is available now! If you have never seen Lonesome Dove before, it will forever change the way you look at frontier storytelling. Order your copy here.