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83 Ratings

The Alamo

Directed by John Wayne
United States, 1960
Drama, Adventure, History


The legendary true story of a small band of soldiers who sacrificed their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new Republic of Texas.

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The Alamo Directed by John Wayne

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1961 | Winner: Best Sound

1961 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1960 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1961 | Winner: Best Original Score

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