Everything hits just right in this landmark TV miniseries, an epic ode to life (and death) on the dusty trail.
Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones headline as former Texas Rangers – a bit long in the tooth, but nowhere past their prime.
Holding fast to their idealism in a rapidly changing world, our heroes live life by a few hard and fast rules.
Which, at one point, means stringing up longtime riding buddy Robert Urich after he breaks bad, in one of the most unsettling deaths ever put on screen.
There’s been a billion Westerns made. This one endures.